Philaethria browniAndrew V. Z. Brower
IntroductionEndemic to the eastern slope of the Cordillera de Mérida, Venezuela, between 600 and 1200m.
CharacteristicsDistinguished from sympatric P. ostara meridensis and P. neildi by the broad brown inner postdiscal band and beige medial postdiscal band on the ventral hindwings.
Constantino, L. M. and J. A. Salazar. 2010. A review of the Philaethria dido species complex (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae: Heliconiinae) and description of three new sibling speceis from Colombia and Venezuela. Zootaxa 2720: 1-27.
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