Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Dark Emesis
Emesis ocypore aethalia H. Bates, 1868

Family: Riodinidae
Subfamily: Riodininae
Tribe: Helicopini
Wing Span:
Life History:
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Adult Food:
Range: Southern Mexico to Colombia (source: Butterflies of America)
Management Needs:
Taxonomy Notes: The full species Emesis ocypore (Geyer, 1837) is found in Africa and South America.
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