Caesaries groundstreak

Wing span:

Identification: The wings are dark brown on the upperside with a central iridescent blue patch. The hindwings have two tail-like projections near the tornus. The underside of the wings is light brown, with a faint brown line running vertically. The line is wavy on the hindwings with a parallel white line and tinted with orangish-brown. The tornus area of the hindwings is yellow with two black ocelli. 




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Reported from: Bartica (Region 7)