Hetaerina fuscoguttata Selys, 1878Calopterygidae
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Male identification:

  • Lacks stigma.
  • Wing tips smoky.
  • Thorax metallic red.

Female identification:

  • Lacks stigma.
  • Thoracic markings metallic red.

Similar species:

Male abdomen length: 40.0

Male hind wing length: 30.0

Local distribution: Pacific lowlands.

Habitat: Small to medium clear streams.

Abundance: Common.

Species range: Costa Rica to Panama, South America

Updated: 24 February 2012





Credits: Text and images copyright by William Haber and David Wagner, 2013