Annotated list of butterflies (Lepidoptera: Papilionoidea) of a Guatemalan dry forest, with two first records for Guatemala

Jiichiro Yoshimoto, José Luis Salinas-Gutiérrez, Mercedes Barrios


We present a list of 151 species belonging to 109 genera, 18 subfamilies, and six families of butterflies collected at a subtropical dry forest in Guatemala from 2011 to 2012, with Michaelus hecate (Godman & Salvin, 1887) (Lycaenidae) and Codatractus alcaeus alcaeus (Hewitson, 1867) (Hesperiidae) as new records for the country.

Se presenta una lista de 151 especies de 109 géneros, 18 subfamilias y seis familias de mariposas diurnas colectadas en un bosque seco subtropical en Guatemala de 2011 a 2012, con Michaelus hecate (Godman & Salvin, 1887) (Lycaenidae) y Codatractus alcaeus alcaeus (Hewitson, 1867) (Hesperiidae) como nuevos registros para el país.


Central America, inventory, Neotropical, phenology, seasonal

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