Manuel's skipper

Wing span:

Identification: The wings are dark brown with three central white spots and two smaller subapical white spots on the forewings. The basal and postbasal regions of the forewings are iridescent blue. The underside of the wings has a purplish tint and brown oblique bands on the hindwings.




Larval food plantLonchocarpus acuminatusLonchocarpus macrophyllusLonchocarpus minimiflorusLonchocarpus oliganthus (Warren et al., 2013)

Adult food:

Reported from: Guyana (specific locality not available)