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Species page for Rothschildia lebeau II

Records from Isla Colon:


Record Locator # 10110

Panama; B. del Toro; Isla Colon

Lat 9.4070, Long -82.3079 [ITEC] el 10m

June 25-27, 2014; moon new/waxing

160w MV light; pasture; hill near forest

Frederick C. Mosher



Field notes from Isla Colon:


This color morph of R. lebeau is more common on Isla Colon than the cinnamon-brown version pictured here. This individual come to a mercury vapor light in an open area near the forest.


The females I have found on the island thus far all look about the same, colored somwhere between the male forms I and II.



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