Mimocastnia currently viewed as a subjective junior synonymAndrew V. Z. Brower
- Alesa amesis
- Alesa esmeralda
- Alesa fournierae
- Alesa hemiurga
- Alesa lipara
- Alesa prema
- Alesa rothschildi
- Alesa telephae
- Alesa thelydrias
A genus from the lowland neotropics of Brazil and the Guiana Shield. As the illustration reveals, some species are strongly sexually dimorphic.
Lamas G ed. 2004. Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera. Checklist: Part 4A Hesperioidea - Papiionoidea. Gainesville: Scientific Publishers/Association of Tropical Lepidoptera.
Salazar Escobar, J. A. & Constantino, L. M. 2007 Descripcion de nuevas especies de ropaloceros para Colombia (Lepidoptera: Pieridae, Nymphalidae, Satyrinae, Ithomiinae, Riodinidae). Boletin Cientifico del Centro de Museos, Caldas 11, 167-183.
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- First online 05 May 2007
- Content changed 21 June 2008
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Brower, Andrew V. Z. 2008. Alesa currently viewed as a subjective junior synonym. Version 21 June 2008 (under construction). http://tolweb.org/Alesa/104494/2008.06.21 in The Tree of Life Web Project, http://tolweb.org/. Mimocastnia