Eresia sticta Schaus, 1913
Nymphalidae Melitaeinae

Male dorsal
Male dorsal
Female dorsal
Female dorsal
Male ventral
Male ventral
Female ventral
Female ventral



Abundance
  Male and female similar, but male wings longer, more black on hindwing.
  Forewing with more spots than E. poecilina.
  Hindwing red-brown with wide black border; no discal bar.

Local distribution: 53-62 mm

Similar related species
Eresia poecilina

Unrelated models
Napeogenes tolosa
Napeogenes peredia
Callithomia hezia

Abundance: Rare

Local distribution: Atlantic lowlands to about 800 m.

Species range: Endemic to Costa Rica

Comments: DeVries thought it was limited to the Carillo area south of San Jose, but we have collected it as far north as La Tigra.



Credits: Credits: Images and Text Copyright 2005, William A. Haber, www.cs.umb.edu/efg.