Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Blue-collared Firetip
Mysoria amra (Hewitson, 1871)

Family: Hesperiidae
Subfamily: Pyrginae
Tribe: Pyrrhopygini
Identification: Both the Royal Firetip and the Blue-collared Firetip can have blue collars and the defining difference is the color of the leading line on the upper portion of the hindwing. Royal Firetip has a red leading line and the Blue-collared's line is Gold or Mustard Yellow.
Wing Span:
Life History:
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Range: W Mexico, Guatemala (source: Butterflies of America)
Management Needs:
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There are no sightings for this species.