Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Itys Leafwing
Zaretis itys itys (Cramer, 1779)

Family: Nymphalidae
Subfamily: Charaxinae
Tribe: Anaeini
Wing Span:
Life History:
Caterpillar Hosts:
Adult Food:
Range: Southern Mexico (Southeast Chiapas) to Amazon Basin and Bolivia (source: Butterflies of America).
Management Needs:
Taxonomy Notes: Zaretis itys itylus (Westwood, 1850) is found in Brazil (source: Butterflies of America).
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