A new clearwing butterfly from northeastern Brazil (Nymphalidae: Danainae: Ithomiini)

  • André V. L. Freitas

Abstract

A new clearwing butterfly, Napeogenes inachia grazielae Freitas ssp. nov., is described from the Atlantic Forest in northeastern Brazil. This subspecies is relatively common in forest fragments and has been reported from 17 localities from sea level to 900 m in the Brazilian states of Pernambuco and Alagoas. The immature stages are illustrated and redescribed.

Published
2020-05-05
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