Ormenophlebia imperatrix (McLachlan, 1878)Calopterygidae
Male
Female
MaleFemale

Male identification:

  • Large size, wings clear, thorax metallic green.

Female identification:

  • Large size, wings clear, thorax brown.

Male abdomen length: 67.0

Male hind wing length: 42.0

Female abdomen length: 49.0

Female hind wing length: 40.0

Local distribution: Eastern slope at 1800 - 2000 m.

Habitat: Cloud forest streams.

Abundance: Uncommon.

Species range: Colombia and Ecuador

Updated: 19 March 2010





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