Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1314388

Patilla Clearwing
Ithomia patilla

Observation date: October 03, 2021
Submitted by: Paul Prappas
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found in dense jungle at high elevation. Perching on leaves along mountain trail. Ventral wing pattern matches up well for this ID. In addition, yellow color on the thorax, and a rust tuft at the back of the head that also support Patilla.
Status: Unknown
Verified by: Charlie Doggett
Verified date: June 23, 2022
Coordinator notes: Also called "Guatemalan Ithomia"
Checklist region(s): Costa Rica