Species page for Rhabdatomis laudamia 

Records from Isla Colon:

 

Record Locater #8729

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:

 

This is one of many insects in several orders (Coleoptera, Blattodea, Lepidoptera) that mimic "lightning bugs" (family Lampyridae). This species is very common at lights on Isla Colon.

 

 

Identification source link:

 

http://www.boldsystems.org

To help with identification, email me at identification@panamainsects.org. Please include specimen locator number.