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Ancycluris Hübner 1819


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Containing group: Riodinini


A striking neotropical genus of medium-sized, fast flying riodinids. Some species are quite common, to judge from their abundance in collections.

Other Names for Ancycluris Hübner 1819


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

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Scientific Name Ancyclurus etias
Location Rio Cristalino Lodge, Matto Grosso, Brasil
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Identified By Will Carter
Life Cycle Stage adult
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Source Etias Swordtail
Source Collection Neotropical Butterflies
Copyright © 2005 Will Carter
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