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Genus   Theope

Theope nycteis

(Westwood, 1851)

Eyed Theope

Costa Rica to Argentina,
Guianas, Trinidad

TL: Brazil (Pa)

nycteis Westwood 1851 T Brazil (Pa)

nycteis Westwood 1851 T Brazil (Pa)

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

live adult

live adult

Theope brevignoni

(Gallard, 1996)



TL: French Guiana


brevignoni Gallard 1996 T French Guiana

brevignoni Gallard 1996 T French Guiana

brevignoni Gallard 1996 T French Guiana

brevignoni Gallard 1996 T French Guiana

Theope fayneli fayneli

Gallard, 2002



TL: Bolivia


fayneli Gallard 2002 T Bolivia

fayneli Gallard 2002 T Bolivia

Theope fayneli minimus

Gallard, 2002



TL: French Guiana


minimus Gallard 2002 T French Guiana

minimus Gallard 2002 T French Guiana

Theope philotes

(Westwood, 1851)



TL: Brazil (Pa)


philotes Westwood 1851 T Brazil (Pa)

philotes Westwood 1851 T Brazil (Pa)

Theope tetrastigma

H. Bates, 1868



TL: Brazil (Pa)


tetrastigma Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

tetrastigma Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

Theope orphana

(Stichel, 1911)



TL: Brazil (Am)


orphana Stichel 1911 T Brazil (Am)

orphana Stichel 1911 T Brazil (Am)

Theope hypoleuca

H. Bates, 1868



TL: Brazil (Pa)


hypoleuca Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

hypoleuca Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

Theope simplicia

H. Bates, 1868



TL: Brazil (Pa)


simplicia Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

simplicia Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

Theope azurea

H. Bates, 1868



TL: Brazil (Am)


azurea Bates 1868 T Brazil (Am)

azurea Bates 1868 T Brazil (Am)

Theope archimedes archimedes

(Fabricius, 1793)



TL: "Indiis"


thebais Hewitson 1860 T Brazil (Am)

thebais Hewitson 1860 T Brazil (Am)

Theope archimedes zyzyxoxyx

D'Abrera, 1994

Striated Theope

Costa Rica to Colombia &
Venezuela

TL: Colombia

zyzyxoxyx D'Abrera 1994 T Colombia

zyzyxoxyx D'Abrera 1994 T Colombia

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

Theope matuta matuta

Godman & Salvin, 1897

Giant Theope

Costa Rica & Panama

TL: Costa Rica

matuta Godman & Salvin 1897 HT Costa Rica

matuta Godman & Salvin 1897 HT Costa Rica

matuta Godman & Salvin 1897 HT Costa Rica

matuta Godman & Salvin 1897 T Costa Rica

matuta Godman & Salvin 1897 T Costa Rica

specimen

specimen

Theope matuta heureka

J. Hall, 1999



TL: Colombia


heureka Hall 1999 T Colombia

heureka Hall 1999 T Colombia

Theope pseudopedias

J. Hall, 1999

Hall's Theope

S Mexico to Costa Rica

TL: Guatemala

pseudopedias Hall 1999 T Guatemala

pseudopedias Hall 1999 T Guatemala

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

Theope pedias

Herrich-Schäffer, [1853]

Yellow-bottomed Theope

S Mexico to Brazil, Guianas,
Trinidad

TL: Surinam

pedias Herrich-Schäffer [1853] T Surinam

pedias Herrich-Schäffer [1853] T Surinam

pedias Herrich-Schäffer [1853] T ?Surinam

pedias Herrich-Schäffer [1853] T ?Surinam

pedias Herrich-Schäffer [1853] T ?Surinam

pedias Herrich-Schäffer [1853] T ?Surinam

thelpusa Hewitson 1860 T Brazil (Am)

thelpusa Hewitson 1860 T Brazil (Am)

hypoxanthe Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

hypoxanthe Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

isia Godman & Salvin 1878 T Guatemala

isia Godman & Salvin 1878 T Guatemala

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

Theope devriesi

J. Hall & Willmott, 1996

DeVries’ Theope

S Mexico (Chiapas) to W Ecuador

TL: Costa Rica

devriesi Hall & Willmott 1996 T Costa Rica

devriesi Hall & Willmott 1996 T Costa Rica

devriesi Hall & Willmott 1996 AT Costa Rica

devriesi Hall & Willmott 1996 AT Costa Rica

devriesi Hall & Willmott 1996 AT Costa Rica

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

immatures

Theope pepo

Willmott & J. Hall, 1994



TL: Ecuador


pepo Willmott & Hall 1994 T Ecuador

pepo Willmott & Hall 1994 T Ecuador

Theope eudocia

Westwood, 1851

Orange Theope

Honduras to Brazil, Guianas,
Trinidad

TL: Brazil (Pa)

eudocia Westwood 1851 T Brazil (Pa)

eudocia Westwood 1851 T Brazil (Pa)

eudocia Westwood 1851 T Brazil (Pa)

eudocia Westwood 1851 T Brazil (Pa)

eudocia Westwood 1851 T Brazil (Pa)

eudocia Westwood 1851 T Brazil (Pa)

eudocia Westwood 1851 T Brazil (Pa)

eudocia Westwood 1851 T Brazil (Pa)

pulchralis Stichel 1910 T Colombia

pulchralis Stichel 1910 T Colombia

pulchralis Stichel 1910 T ?Colombia

pulchralis Stichel 1910 T ?Colombia

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

Theope acosma

Stichel, 1910

Tawny Theope

Costa Rica to Brazil, Guiana

TL: Brazil (Am)

acosma Stichel 1910 T Brazil (Am)

acosma Stichel 1910 T Brazil (Am)

acosma Stichel 1910 T ?Brazil (Am)

acosma Stichel 1910 T ?Brazil (Am)

acosma Stichel 1910 T ?Brazil (Am)

acosma Stichel 1910 T ?Brazil (Am)

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

Theope excelsa

H. Bates, 1868

Elegant Theope

Panama to Amazonas, Guianas

TL: Brazil (Am)

excelsa Bates 1868 T Brazil (Am)

excelsa Bates 1868 T Brazil (Am)

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

Theope kingi

J. Hall & Willmott, 1996

King's Theope

Panama

TL: Panama

kingi Hall & Willmott 1996 HT Panama

kingi Hall & Willmott 1996 HT Panama

kingi Hall & Willmott 1996 HT Panama

kingi Hall & Willmott 1996 T Panama

kingi Hall & Willmott 1996 T Panama

kingi Hall & Willmott 1996 T ?Panama

specimen

specimen

Theope barea

Godman & Salvin, 1878

Panamanian Theope

SW Mexico, Nicaragua to Brazil,
French Guiana

TL: Panama

barea Godman & Salvin 1878 T Panama

barea Godman & Salvin 1878 T Panama

barea Godman & Salvin 1878 T ?Panama

barea Godman & Salvin 1878 T ?Panama

caenina Godman & Salvin 1878 T Panama

caenina Godman & Salvin 1878 T Panama

caenina Godman & Salvin 1878 T Panama

caenina Godman & Salvin 1878 T Panama

caenina Godman & Salvin 1878 T Panama

caenina Godman & Salvin 1878 T Panama

caenina Godman & Salvin 1878 T Panama

caenina Godman & Salvin 1878 T Panama

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

Theope mundula

Stichel, 1926

Stichel's Theope

Honduras to Brazil, French
Guiana

TL: Peru

mundula Stichel 1926 HT Peru

mundula Stichel 1926 HT Peru

mundula Stichel 1926 HT Peru

mundula Stichel 1926 T Peru

mundula Stichel 1926 T Peru

specimen

specimen

Theope aureonitens

H. Bates, 1868



TL: Brazil (Am)


aureonitens Bates 1868 T Brazil (Am)

aureonitens Bates 1868 T Brazil (Am)
Theope galionicus
Gallard & Brévignon, 1989



TL: French Guiana


Theope dabrerae

J. Hall & Willmott, 1996



TL: Ecuador


dabrerae Hall & Willmott 1996 T Ecuador

dabrerae Hall & Willmott 1996 T Ecuador

Theope sericea

H. Bates, 1868



TL: Brazil (Pa)


sericea Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

sericea Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

Theope lampropteryx

H. Bates, 1868



TL: Brazil (Pa)


lampropteryx Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

lampropteryx Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

Theope eurygonina

H. Bates, 1868



TL: Brazil (Pa)


eurygonina Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

eurygonina Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

columbiana Staudinger 1888 T Colombia

columbiana Staudinger 1888 T Colombia

Theope speciosa

Godman & Salvin, 1897

Glazed Theope

Costa Rica to W Ecuador

TL: Colombia

fasciata Lathy 1904 T

fasciata Lathy 1904 T

fasciata Lathy 1904 T

fasciata Lathy 1904 T

phineus Schaus 1913 T Costa Rica

phineus Schaus 1913 T Costa Rica

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

Theope pieridoides

C. Felder & R. Felder, 1865

White Theope

S Mexico to Brazil, French
Guiana, Trinidad

TL: Brazil (Ba)

pieridoides Felder & Felder 1865 ST Brazil (Ba)

pieridoides Felder & Felder 1865 ST Brazil (Ba)

pieridoides Felder & Felder 1865 ST Brazil (Ba)

pieridoides Felder & Felder 1865 T Brazil (Ba)

pieridoides Felder & Felder 1865 T Brazil (Ba)

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

Theope cratylus

Godman & Salvin, 1886

Scallop-patched Theope

S Mexico to Colombia

TL: Panama

cratylus Godman & Salvin 1886 T Panama

cratylus Godman & Salvin 1886 T Panama

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

Theope sisemina sisemina

Seitz, 1920



TL: Colombia


sisemina Seitz 1920 T Colombia

sisemina Seitz 1920 T Colombia

Theope sisemina tabacona

J. Hall & Willmott, 1996



TL: Peru


tabacona Hall & Willmott 1996 T Peru

tabacona Hall & Willmott 1996 T Peru

Theope antanitis

(Hewitson, 1874)



TL: Bolivia


antanitis Hewitson 1874 T Bolivia

antanitis Hewitson 1874 T Bolivia

Theope iani

Willmott & J. Hall, 1994



TL: Ecuador


iani Willmott & Hall 1994 T Ecuador

iani Willmott & Hall 1994 T Ecuador

Theope villai

Beutelspacher, 1981

West-Mexican Theope

W Mexico (GRO & MEX)

TL: Mexico (Gue)

villai Beutelspacher 1981 HT Mexico (Gue)

villai Beutelspacher 1981 HT Mexico (Gue)

villai Beutelspacher 1981 T Mexico (Gue)

villai Beutelspacher 1981 T Mexico (Gue)

villai Beutelspacher 1981 T ?Mexico (Gue)

villai Beutelspacher 1981 T ?Mexico (Gue)

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

live adult

live adult

habitat

habitat

habitat

Theope virgilius

(Fabricius, 1793)

Blue-based Theope

E & W Mexico to Brazil, Guianas,
Trinidad, Netherlands Antilles

TL: "Indiis"

caerulea Bates 1868 T Brazil

caerulea Bates 1868 T Brazil

polimela Godman & Salvin 1897 T Colombia

polimela Godman & Salvin 1897 T Colombia

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

live adult

live adult

live adult

live adult

live adult

live adult

live adult

live adult

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

Theope eupolis

Schaus, 1890

Veracruzan Theope

[= diores], W & S Mexico to
Panama

TL: Mexico (Ver)

eupolis Schaus 1890 T Mexico (Ver)

eupolis Schaus 1890 T Mexico (Ver)

diores Godman & Salvin 1897 T Mexico (Col/Ver)

diores Godman & Salvin 1897 T Mexico (Col/Ver)

talna Godman & Salvin 1897 T Honduras

talna Godman & Salvin 1897 T Honduras

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

Theope nobilis

H. Bates, 1868



TL: Brazil (Pa)


nobilis Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

nobilis Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

Theope sanjuani

D'Abrera, 1994



TL: Colombia


sanjuani D'Abrera 1994 T Colombia

sanjuani D'Abrera 1994 T Colombia

Theope publius publius

C. Felder & R. Felder, 1861

Shaded Theope

Nicaragua to Peru & Venezuela

TL: Venezuela

publius Felder & Felder 1861 T Venezuela

publius Felder & Felder 1861 T Venezuela

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

live adult

live adult

live adult

live adult

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

Theope publius incompositus

J. Hall, 1999

Shaded Theope

W Mexico & Yucatan Peninsula to
El Salvador

TL: Mexico (Gue)

incompositus Hall 1999 HT Mexico (Gue)

incompositus Hall 1999 HT Mexico (Gue)

incompositus Hall 1999 HT Mexico (Gue)

incompositus Hall 1999 T Mexico (Gue)

incompositus Hall 1999 T Mexico (Gue)

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

live adult

live adult

live adult

live adult

habitat

habitat

habitat

Theope syngenes

H. Bates, 1868



TL: Brazil (Pa)


syngenes Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

syngenes Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)
Theope terambus
(Godart, [1824])



TL: "Java"


Theope bacenis

Schaus, 1890

Curve-lined Theope

[= mania], E & W Mexico to
Colombia

TL: Mexico (Ver)

bacenis Schaus 1890 T Mexico (Ver)

bacenis Schaus 1890 T Mexico (Ver)

mania Godman & Salvin 1897 T Mexico (Nay)

mania Godman & Salvin 1897 T Mexico (Nay)

eleutho Godman & Salvin 1897 T Panama

eleutho Godman & Salvin 1897 T Panama

eleutho Godman & Salvin 1897 T ?Panama

eleutho Godman & Salvin 1897 T ?Panama

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

live adult

live adult

Theope basilea

H. Bates, 1866

Straight-lined Theope

Costa Rica to W Ecuador

TL: Panama

basilea Bates 1866 T Panama

basilea Bates 1866 T Panama

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

live adult

live adult

Theope comosa

Stichel, 1911



TL: Peru


comosa Stichel 1911 T Peru

comosa Stichel 1911 T Peru

Theope zostera

H. Bates, 1868



TL: Brazil (Am)


zostera Bates 1868 T Brazil (Am)

zostera Bates 1868 T Brazil (Am)

Theope nodosus

J. Hall, 1999



TL: Ecuador


nodosus Hall 1999 T Ecuador

nodosus Hall 1999 T Ecuador

Theope phaeo

Prittwitz, 1865

Falcate Theope

S Mexico (CHIS) to Brazil,
Guianas, Trinidad

TL: Brazil (RJ)

phaeo Prittwitz 1865 T Brazil (RJ)

phaeo Prittwitz 1865 T Brazil (RJ)

theutis Godman & Salvin 1886 T Guatemala;Nicaragua

theutis Godman & Salvin 1886 T Guatemala;Nicaragua

folia Godman & Salvin 1886 T Panama

folia Godman & Salvin 1886 T Panama

folia Godman & Salvin 1886 T Panama

folia Godman & Salvin 1886 T Panama

folia Godman & Salvin 1886 T Panama

folia Godman & Salvin 1886 T Panama

folia Godman & Salvin 1886 T Panama

folia Godman & Salvin 1886 T Panama

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

live adult

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

immatures

Theope theritas

Hewitson, 1860



TL: Brazil (Am)


theritas Hewitson 1860 T Brazil (Am)

theritas Hewitson 1860 T Brazil (Am)

Theope thootes

Hewitson, 1860



TL: Brazil (Pa)


thootes Hewitson 1860 T Brazil (Pa)

thootes Hewitson 1860 T Brazil (Pa)

Theope apheles

H. Bates, 1868



TL: Brazil (Am)


apheles Bates 1868 LT Brazil (Am)

apheles Bates 1868 LT Brazil (Am)

apheles Bates 1868 LT Brazil (Am)

apheles Bates 1868 T Brazil (Am)

apheles Bates 1868 T Brazil (Am)

Theope sobrina

H. Bates, 1868



TL: Brazil (Pa)


sobrina Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

sobrina Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

Theope janus

H. Bates, 1867



TL: Brazil (Ma)


janus Bates 1867 T Brazil (Ma)

janus Bates 1867 T Brazil (Ma)

Theope guillaumei guillaumei

Gallard, 1996



TL: French Guiana


guillaumei Gallard 1996 T French Guiana

guillaumei Gallard 1996 T French Guiana

Theope guillaumei cecropia

DeVries & J. Hall, 1996

Yellow-dusted Theope

Costa Rica

TL: Costa Rica

cecropia DeVries & Hall 1996 HT Costa Rica

cecropia DeVries & Hall 1996 HT Costa Rica

cecropia DeVries & Hall 1996 HT Costa Rica

cecropia DeVries & Hall 1996 T Costa Rica

cecropia DeVries & Hall 1996 T Costa Rica

live adult

live adult

live adult

Theope discus

H. Bates, 1868



TL: Brazil (Pa)


discus Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

discus Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

Theope thestias

Hewitson, 1860



TL: ?


thestias Hewitson 1860 T

thestias Hewitson 1860 T

Theope decorata

Godman & Salvin, 1878

Painted Theope

Nicaragua to Brazil, French
Guiana

TL: Nicaragua

decorata Godman & Salvin 1878 T Nicaragua

decorata Godman & Salvin 1878 T Nicaragua

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

Theope lycaenina

H. Bates, 1868

Gray Theope

Costa Rica to Brazil, Guianas,
Trinidad

TL: Brazil (Pa)

lycaenina Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

lycaenina Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

live adult

live adult

live adult

Theope leucanthe

H. Bates, 1868

Faded Theope

Panama to Peru, Brazil, French
Guiana, Trinidad, Venezuela

TL: Brazil (Pa)

leucanthe Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

leucanthe Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

Theope amicitiae

J. Hall, Gallard &
Brévignon, 1998



TL: French Guiana


amicitiae Hall et al. 1998 T French Guiana

amicitiae Hall et al. 1998 T French Guiana
Theope christiani
J. Hall & Willmott, 1999



TL: Guyana


Theope methemona

H. Bates, 1868



TL: Brazil (Pa)


methemona Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

methemona Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

Theope sticheli

J. Hall, 1998



TL: Brazil (Pa)


sticheli Hall 1998 T Brazil (Pa)

sticheli Hall 1998 T Brazil (Pa)

sticheli Hall 1998 T ?Brazil (Pa)

Theope busbyi

J. Hall, 1998



TL: Ecuador


busbyi Hall 1998 T Ecuador

busbyi Hall 1998 T Ecuador

Theope turneri

J. Hall & Austin, 1997



TL: Brazil (Rd)


turneri Hall & Austin 1997 T Brazil (Rd)

turneri Hall & Austin 1997 T Brazil (Rd)

Theope batesi

J. Hall, 1998



TL: Brazil (Am)


batesi Hall 1998 T Brazil (Am)

batesi Hall 1998 T Brazil (Am)

Theope atima

H. Bates, 1868



TL: Brazil (Am)


atima Bates 1868 T Brazil (Am)

atima Bates 1868 T Brazil (Am)

Theope foliorum

H. Bates, 1868

Plain Theope

Panama to Peru, Brazil &
Paraguay, Guianas, Trinidad

TL: Brazil (Pa)

foliorum Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

foliorum Bates 1868 T Brazil (Pa)

foliorum Bates 1868 T ?Brazil (Pa)

foliorum Bates 1868 T ?Brazil (Pa)

punctipennis Bates 1868 T Brazil (Am)

punctipennis Bates 1868 T Brazil (Am)

herta Godman & Salvin 1886 T Panama

herta Godman & Salvin 1886 T Panama

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

Theope wallacei

J. Hall, 1998

Wallace's Theope

Panama to Peru, French Guiana

TL: Panama

wallacei Hall 1998 HT Panama

wallacei Hall 1998 HT Panama

wallacei Hall 1998 HT Panama

wallacei Hall 1998 T Panama

wallacei Hall 1998 T Panama

wallacei Hall 1998 AT Panama

wallacei Hall 1998 AT Panama

wallacei Hall 1998 AT Panama

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

specimen

Theope pakitza

J. Hall & Harvey, 1998



TL: Peru


pakitza Hall & Harvey 1998 T Peru

pakitza Hall & Harvey 1998 T Peru

pakitza Hall & Harvey 1998 T ?Peru

pakitza Hall & Harvey 1998 T ?Peru
Theope tetrastigmoides
J. Hall, 2008



TL: Ecuador

Theope harrisi
J. Hall, 2008



TL: Peru

Theope minialba
J. Hall, 2008



TL: French Guiana

Theope euselasina
J. Hall, 2008



TL: Ecuador