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Pyrrhogyra otolais H. W. Bates 1864

Andrew V. Z. Brower
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Containing group: Pyrrhogyra


A widespread neotropical species, ranging from Mexico to Bolivia and southeastern Brazil.


Distinguished from the similar P. crameri by the narrower green bands on the dorsal wing surfaces.

Other Names for Pyrrhogyra otolais H. W. Bates 1864


Lamas, G., Ed. (2004) Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera. Checklist: Part 4A Hesperioidea - Papiionoidea. Gainesville, Scientific Publishers/Association of Tropical Lepidoptera.

Neild, A.F.E. (1996) The Butterflies of Venezuela. Part I: Nymphalidae I (Limenitidinae, Apaturinae, Charaxinae), Meridian Publications, Greenwich, U. K.

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Scientific Name Pyrrhogyra otolais
Location PERU: Pozuzo
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Identified By Dan Wade
Life Cycle Stage adult
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Source Otolais Redring (Pyrrhogyra otolais)
Source Collection Neotropical Butterflies
Copyright © 2005 Dan Wade
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