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Euptychia cesarense Pulido, Andrade, Peña & Lamas 2011

Andrew V. Z. Brower
Containing group: Euptychia


A mid-elevation (1200-2100 m.) species recently described from allopatric populations in eastern Peru (subspecies viloriai and northeastern Colombia (nominate subspecies).


Distinguished from similar Euptychia species by the ocellus in the tornus of the ventral hindwing.

Other Names for Euptychia cesarense Pulido, Andrade, Peña & Lamas 2011


Huertas, B., Fagua, G. 2011. Distribution and conservation status of nominate Euptychia cesarense in the East Andes of Colombia. Zootaxa 2906: 66-68.

Pulido-B., H.W., Andrade-C., M.G., Peña, C., Lamas, G. 2011. Two new taxa of Euptychia Hübner, 1818 (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae: Datyrinae) from the Andes of Colombia and Peru. Zootaxa 2906: 43-51.

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