DasyophthalmaAndrew V. Z. Brower
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Members of the genus Dasyophthalma are medium-sized brownish butterflies with cream-colored postmedial bands on dorsal and ventral surfaces of the fore- and hindwings. D. rusina and D. geraensis exhibit bluish iridescence on the dorsal surface proximal to the cream-colored bands.
Casagrande, MM. 2004. Brassolini. In Lamas G ed. 2004. Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera. Checklist: Part 4A Hesperioidea - Papiionoidea. Gainesville: Scientific Publishers/Association of Tropical Lepidoptera.
Penz, C. M. 2009 Phylogeny of Dasyophthalma butterflies (Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae, Brassolini). Insecta Mundi 69, 1-12.
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- First online 01 November 2006
- Content changed 19 April 2009
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