Species page for Tachychlora amilletes

Records from Isla Colon:

 

Record Locator # 10232

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; rainforest clearing

Frederick C. Mosher

 

 

Field Notes from Isla Colon:

 

I have found this species at lights once, in the interior of a stand of old-growth rainforest. Its very unsual caterpillar is illustrated at the link below.

 

 

Identification source link:

 

http://www.boldsystems.org

 

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