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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 Dycladia vitrina
Records from Isla Colon:
Record Locater #8906
Panama; B. del Toro; Isla Colon
lat 9.4070, long -82.3079; el 30m
26-31 June, 2011; 160w merc vapor lamp
pasture near primary forest; 8PM-5AM
Frederick C. Mosher
Field notes from Isla Colon:
Along with several similar moths in the Correbia and Correbidia genera, this insect appears to mimic beetles in the family Lycidae. These moths are regular visitors to lights on Isla Colon.
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