Sexes similar, but white spots larger in female.
Forewing black, small orange patch at base (stronger below), two central white dashes and arc of submarginal white spots and dashes.
Hindwing orange-brown with wide black border; white spots within border above and below.
Pattern very similar to Eresia coela and E. poecilina.
Local distribution: 48-58 mm
Similar related species
Local distribution: Pacific slope at 1100-1400 m.
Species range: Costa Rica to Venezuela