Hermit skipper

Wing span:

Identification: The wings are brown with dark brown fringe. Each wing has two faint dark brown bands. The forewings have two small subapical transparent spots. The dorsum and cell above the dorsum are yellow-brown on the underside of the hindwings and the tornus has a black spot. The dorsum is also yellow on the upperside of the hindwings. The body is dark brown on the upperside and yellow-brown on the underside. 




Larval food plantEsenbeckia berlandieri (Warren et al., 2013)

Adult food: Flower nectar of Ageratum

Reported from: Guyana (specific locality not available)