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Haeterini Herrich-Schaeffer 1864

Niklas Wahlberg and Andrew V. Z. Brower
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taxon links [up-->]Pierella [up-->]Pseudohaetera [up-->]Cithaerias [up-->]Dulcedo [up-->]Haetera Phylogenetic position of group is uncertain[down<--]Satyrinae Interpreting the tree
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Containing group: Satyrinae

Introduction

A group of neotropical forest floor-dwelling butterflies. Many have transparent forewings and bright-colored edges on the hindwings.

References

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 Cithaerias pireta
Location Bartola, Nicaragua
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Identified By Richard Lehman
Life Cycle Stage adult
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Source Pinked-tipped Satyr
Source Collection Neotropical Butterflies
Copyright © 2003 Richard Lehman
Scientific Name Pierella luna
Location Cana Field Station, Darién, Panama
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Identified By Gill Carter
Life Cycle Stage adult
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Source Forest Floor Satyr
Source Collection Neotropical Butterflies
Copyright © 2003 Gill Carter
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Niklas Wahlberg
University of Turku, Finland


Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, Tennessee, USA

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