Scientific Note: Hostplant records for the myrmecophilous butterfly Harveyope densemaculata (Hewitson, 1870) (Lepidoptera: Riodinidae).

P. Aibar-Abregú

Abstract


Hostplant records are presented herein for Harveyope densemaculata (Lepidoptera: Riodinidae) larvae found in myrmecophilous association with Crematogaster ants at the Cocha Cashu Biological Station, Manu National Park, Peru. These are the first hostplant records reported for that species.

Keywords


Crematogaster; lowland rainforest; Manu National Park; Peru

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