SymmachiiniAndrew V. Z. Brower
Symmachiini is characterized by the presence of concealed androconial scales with unique ultrastructure on the abdominal tergites of segments 4-7 in males (Harvey 1987).
Harvey DJ. 1987. The higher classification of the Riodinidae (Lepidoptera). Austin: University of Texas Ph. D. Dissertation, 216 pp.
Lamas G ed. 2004. Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera. Checklist: Part 4A Hesperioidea - Papiionoidea. Gainesville: Scientific Publishers/Association of Tropical Lepidoptera.
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