Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Bright Mellana
Quasimellana aurora (E. Bell, 1942)


Family: Hesperiidae
Subfamily: Hesperiinae
Identification:
Wing Span:
Life History:
Flight:
Caterpillar Hosts:
Adult Food:
Habitat:
Range: Western Mexico to El Salvador (source: Butterflies of America).
Conservation:
NCGR:
Management Needs:
Taxonomy Notes: Another common name is Saltarina Brillante.
Get your 2023 BAMONA Gear!

Hoodies and t-shirts in two designs!


Advertise with us!

Do you have a product or service that you think would interest BAMONA users? If you would like to advertise on this website, contact us by email, or use the contact form and select the "Advertising" category.