Mnesarete devillei cf. (Selys, 1880)Calopterygidae
Male appendages, dorsal view
Male appendages, lateral view
MaleFemaleMale appendages, dorsal viewMale appendages, lateral view

Female identification:

  • Tan spots on labrum small and obscure.
  • First antennal segment not tan on basal half.
  • Hindlobe of pronotum with a distinct small lobe at each side.
  • Posterior of S10 with dorsal spine; dorso-lateral spines present or absent.

Male abdomen length: 41.0

Male hind wing length: 30.0

Female abdomen length: 30.0

Female hind wing length: 29.0

Habitat: Small rocky streams.

Abundance: Rare.

Species range: Ecuador and Peru

Updated: 3 December 2011

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