A new species of Psoralis Mabille, 1904 from Panama (Lepidoptera, Hesperiidae, Hesperiinae, Moncini)

Fabian G. Gaviria, Ricardo R. Siewert, Olaf H. H. Mielke, Mirna M. Casagrande

Abstract


A new species of Psoralis Mabille, 1904, P. darienensis sp. nov., is described based on two specimens collected in Darién National Park, Darién Province, Panama. Based on wing phenotype this new species is similar to P. mirnae Siewert, Nakamura & Mielke, 2014, recently described from Guatemala. Illustrations of the adult, stigma, male genitalia, and a distribution map are provided.


Keywords


butterfly, Central America, morphology, stigma, skipper

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