Napeogenes cranto Godman & SalvinMale

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

Wingspan: 66-67mm




Identification: Forewing discal cell with only a faint smudge, ventral forewing margin with white spot line, wide black hindwing border, hindwing apex pointed.

Similar species
Ithomia xenos
Dircenna relata
Talamancana 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/