Philaethria romeroiAndrew V. Z. Brower
IntroductionKnown only from the type locality, Rancho Grande in Estado de Aragua of northern Venezuela, 1110 m.
CharacteristicsDistinguished from sympatric P. ostara and P. neildi by the wider fore- and hindwings and larger apical green green forewing patches.
Constantino, L. M. and J. A. Salazar. 2010. A review of the Philaethria dido species complex (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae: Heliconiinae) and description of three new sibling speceis from Colombia and Venezuela. Zootaxa 2720: 1-27.
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