Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Inca Metalmark
Ancyluris inca inca (Saunders, 1850)

Family: Riodinidae
Subfamily: Riodininae
Tribe: Riodinini
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Range: This subspecies is found in Southern Mexico to Panama (source: Butterflies of America).
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Taxonomy Notes: Additional subspecies are found in South America: Ancyluris inca cacica (C. Felder & R. Felder, 1865); Ancyluris inca formosa (Hewitson, 1870); Ancyluris inca caucaensis C. Rodríguez, G. Rodríguez & Constantino, 2013; Ancyluris inca huascar (Saunders, 1859); Ancyluris inca miranda (Hewitson, 1874); Ancyluris inca pulchra (Hewitson, 1870)
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