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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.



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