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Species Siproeta epaphus - Rusty-tipped Page - Hodges#4446.1

Rusty-tipped Page - Siproeta epaphus Rusty-tipped Page - Siproeta epaphus
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Papilionoidea (Butterflies and Skippers)
Family Nymphalidae (Brush-footed Butterflies)
Subfamily Nymphalinae (Crescents, Checkerspots, Anglewings, etc.)
Tribe Victorinini
Genus Siproeta
Species epaphus (Rusty-tipped Page - Hodges#4446.1)
Hodges Number
Other Common Names
Brown page
Explanation of Names
Siproeta epaphus Latreille, 1813
2 spp. n. of Mex.
wingspan of 7.5 – 8.5 cm
Rare stray to southern NM (1) and southern TX (3) / south to S. Amer.
Host plants: Blechum and Ruellia.
Print References
Cary, S.J. & R. Holland. 1992. New Mexico butterflies: checklist, distribution and conservation. Journal of the Research on the Lepidoptera 31(1-2): 57-82.
Tuttle, J.P. (editor). 2002. 2001 Season Summary. News of the Lepidopterists' Society. Vol. 44. Supplement S1.