Dusky-blue groundstreak

Wing span:

Identification: The wings are dark brown on the upperside, with iridescent blue at the dorsum of the forewings and most of the hindwings except at the margins and submargins. The hindwings have two tail-like projections near the tornus. The underside of the wings is light brown, with an orange and white line running vertically from the costa of the wings. The line on the hindwings has more orange than the one on the forewings, and is wavy from mid to dorsum. The hindwings have three orange-crowned black tornal ocelli. 




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Reported from: CEIBA Biological Centre (Region 4), Surama Eco-Lodge (Region 9)