Jeweled skipper

Wing span:

Identification: The wings are brown with light brown fringe. The forewings have two central transparent spots, one yellow spot below the central spots (just above the dorsum), and three subapical transparent spots. The apex of the forewings and all of the hindwings except the dorsum and cell above the dorsum have a purple tint on the underside. The underside of the hindwings has a central yellow band bordered by a black spot on the inner side and a light purple band on the outer side. 




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Reported from: Guyana (specific locality not available)