Pteronymia fumida SchausFemale

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

Wingspan: 53-54 mm




Identification: Like male, but hindwing disc translucent orange instead of yellow and smoky pattern denser.

Similar species
Godyris zavaleta
Pteronymia fulvimargo
Pteronymia fulvescens
Pteronymia notilla

Local distribution: Extremely rare country-wide and not recorded at Monteverde. Potentially present in the Peas Blancas valley at 700-900 m.

Species range: Costa Rica to South America

Abundance: Not yet recorded

Early stages: Unknown

Larval food plants
  Unknown

Comments: Known only from the Atlantic slope near Siquirres.




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