Napeogenes cranto Godman & SalvinFemale

Male dorsal
Male dorsal
Female dorsal
Female dorsal
Male venrtral
Male venrtral
Female venrtral
Female venrtral

Wingspan: 66-67mm




Identification: Similar to male, but black margin of hw very narrow, more orange on hw discal area and smoky areas darker.

Similar species
Ithomia xenos
Dircenna relata
Pteronymia lonera
Pteronymia fulvescens

Local distribution: Atlantic slope at 700-900 m (Refugio Eladio, Poco Sol); Pacific slope in the Ro San Luis valley (1000 m).

Species range: Costa Rica to South America

Abundance: Uncommon

Early stages: Unknown

Larval food plants
  Unknown

Comments: Common in light gaps in forest at Refugio Eladio.




Credits: Credits: Images and text copyright 2001-2007 by William A. Haber, efg.cs.umb.edu/