Butterflies of the Amazon & Andes
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Papilionidae | Pieridae | Lycaenidae | Riodinidae | Nymphalidae | Hesperiidae
Nymphalidae: Ithomiini | subfamily guide
The Nymphalidae is composed of numerous subfamilies and tribes including Apaturinae, Cyrestinae, Biblidinae, Limenitidinae, Charaxinae, Nymphalinae, Melitaeini, Heliconiinae, Ithomiini, Libytheinae, Satyrinae, Morphini & Brassolini. Use the thumbnails below to access individual species pages.


Mechanitis polymnia

Mechanitis lysimnia

Mechanitis lysimnia

Rhodussa cantobrica

Forbestra olivencia

Melinaea menophilus

Hypothyris euclea

Tithorea harmonia

Tithorea tarricina

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Elzunia pavonii

Elzunia humboldt

Pteronymia veia

Pteronymia sao

Pteronymia ticida

Episcada clausina

Ithomia hyala

Ithomia ellara

Ithomia agnosia

Ithomia terra

Ithomia arduinna

Ithomia avella

Ithomia derasa

Ithomia salapia

Hyposcada illinissa

Scada reckia

 Greta andromica

Godyris zavaleta

Godyris duillia

Godyris sappho

Heterosais edessa

Hypoleria sarepta

Hypoleria lavinia

Oleria enania

Oleria alexina

Oleria quintina

Oleria padilla

Oleria amalda

Oleria onega

Oleria phenomoe

Oleria santineza

Oleria tremona

Hyalyris latilimbata

Hyalyris mestra

Dircenna adina xanthophane

Callithomia lenea

Methona confusa

Thyridia psidii

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