Lyces constricta described in EphialtiasJames S. Miller and Andrew V. Z. Brower
IntroductionThis species occurs in the Atlantic coastal forest of Brazil from Bahia to Rio Grande do Sul. It is closely-related to, but slightly smaller than, sympatric Lyces angulosa, with which it is likely engaged in Müllerian mimicry.
Miller JS. 2009. Generic revision of the Dioptinae (Lepidoptera: Noctuoidea: Notodontidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 321, 1-971 + 48 plates.
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