A new species of Mesene from Colombia (Lepidoptera: Riodinidae).

C. J. Callaghan, J. Salazar-Escobar


The symmachiine riodinid Mesene ingrumaensis Callaghan & Salazar, n. sp., is described from central Colombia, and notes are given on its habitat, habits and distribution.


behavior; Caldas; Edule; Geometridae; hilltopping; Mesene ingrumaensis n sp; mimicry; Neotropical; South America; taxonomy

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