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These are butterflies in the family Hesperiidae that I have recorded on Isla Colon. Each specimen includes collecting data and observations I have made over years of visits to the island.
Species page for Antirrhea philoctetes lindigii
Records from Isla Colon:
Record Locator #9583
Panama; B. del Toro; Isla Colon
lat 9.4070, long -82.3079; el 15m
6-13 July, 2013; banana bait trap
trail in primary rainforest; day
Frederick C. Mosher
Field notes from Isla Colon:
I have seen this striking species twice on Isla Colon, once flying low in the dim rainforest understory, and once at fermented banana bait.
Identification source link:
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