MechanitisAndrew V. Z. Brower
- Mechanitis lysimnia
- Mechanitis mazaeus
- Mechanitis menapis
- Mechanitis polymnia
IntroductionMechanitis butterflies are some of the most widespread and common ithomiines. The genus ranges from Mexico to southern Brazil.
Fox RM. 1967. A monograph of the Ithomiidae (Lepidoptera). Part III. The tribe Mechanitini Fox. Mem. Amer. Ent. Soc. 22: 1-190.
Lamas G ed. 2004. Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera. Checklist: Part 4A Hesperioidea - Papiionoidea. Gainesville: Scientific Publishers/Association of Tropical Lepidoptera.
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- First online 29 September 2006
- Content changed 29 April 2008
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