Mnesarete drepane Garrison 2006Calopterygidae
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Female identification:

  • First antennal segment tan.
  • May be indistinguishable from M. fulgida.

Similar species:

Male abdomen length: 36.0

Male hind wing length: 26.0

Female abdomen length: 32.0

Female hind wing length: 26.0

Local distribution: Eastern lowlands.

Habitat: Forested streams and small rivers.

Abundance: Common.

Species range: Ecuador and Peru

Updated: 4 April 2011





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