Shining-blue Lasaia

Wing span:

Identification: The wings are a blotchy mix of dark brown and light brown, and dotted with black markings. The underside has a checkered appearance. Males have a bright blue iridescent tint on the upperside of the wings and body.




Larval food plantInga oerstediana (as reported by Warren et al., 2013 for E & W Mexico to N Costa Rica)

Adult food:

Reported from: CEIBA Biological Centre (Region 4)