Auginus longtail

Wing span:

Identification: Tailed butterfly with brown wings and light brown to yellow fringe. The body and a small portion of the wing bases are iridescent green. The forewings have three central transparent spots and three smaller subapical transparent spots. The dorsum is light brown on the underside of the forewings. The underside of the hindwings has a yellow patch near the tornus. 




Larval food plantAnemopaegma orbiculatumArrabidaea patelliferaLundia puberula (Warren et al., 2013)

Adult food:

Reported from: Guyana (specific locality not available)