Janias greenstreak

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Identification: The body and wings are dark brown on the upperside, with bright iridescent blue tint in males. The underside of the body (except the abdomen) and wings (except the dorsum of the forewings) is bright iridescent green. The hindwings have two tail-like projections near the tornus, a thin black postdiscal line and two black tornal ocelli on the underside. 




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Reported from: Mabaruma (Region 1), Georgetown (Region 4), Bartica (Region 7), Kaieteur (Region 8), Acarai Mts. (Region 9)