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Porphyrogenes spina Austin & Mielke, 2008
(Spina Scarlet-eye)

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Porphyrogenes spina HOLOTYPE, PANAMA: Canal Zone: Gamboa, 18-X-1978 [USNM]

 

Porphyrogenes spina HOLOTYPE, PANAMA: Canal Zone: Gamboa, 18-X-1978 [USNM]

 

Porphyrogenes spina HOLOTYPE wing venation and secondary sexual characters (CTA#8905)
PANAMA: Canal Zone: Gamboa, 18-X-1978 [USNM]

Shown is ventral surface including modification of vein 2A and extent of speculum on ventral forewing (irregular line in CuA2-2A and anal cell) and origins of veins on hindwing. Insert is of anterior portion of dorsal hindwing showing hair-like tufts. Image from: Austin, George T., and Olaf Hermann Hendrik Mielke 2008. Hesperiidae of Rondônia, Brazil: Porphyrogenes Watson (Lepidoptera: Pyrginae: Eudamini), with descriptions of new species from Central and South America. Insecta Mundi 0044: 1-56, 165 figs. (26 September 2008). p. 27, f. 131

 

 

Porphyrogenes spina HOLOTYPE genitalia (dissection code GTA#8905)
PANAMA: Canal Zone: Gamboa, 18-X-1978 [USNM]

Shown are lateral view of uncus, gnathos, tegumen, and saccus; dorsal view of uncus and tegumen; ventral view of uncus and gnathos; juxta; lateral view (with extended vesica), dorsal view of aedeagus; internal lateral view of right valva (inset shows the flattened harpe). Image from: Austin, George T., and Olaf Hermann Hendrik Mielke 2008. Hesperiidae of Rondônia, Brazil: Porphyrogenes Watson (Lepidoptera: Pyrginae: Eudamini), with descriptions of new species from Central and South America. Insecta Mundi 0044: 1-56, 165 figs. (26 September 2008). p. 27, f. 150
 

 

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