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Species page for Parides sesostris zestos male

Records from Isla Colon:


Record Locator #9868

Panama; B. del Toro; Isla Colon
Lat 9.4070, Long -82.3079 [ITEC] el 10m
23-27 March 2014; moon new/waxing
forest edge, day
Frederick C. Mosher



Field notes from Isla Colon:


This striking butterfly is common in the winter months. The males visit lantana flowers along the forest edge and I have seen them engage in chasing behavior.


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