A new riodinid species in the Calydna hiria group, Calydna pichita, n. sp., is described and illustrated from east Andean cloud forest in the central Peruvian department of Junín. A revised phylogeny for the Calydna hiria group is presented based on an analysis of twenty-one characters of adult morphology.
|Original language||American English|
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington|
|State||Published - 1 Oct 2004|
- Cloud forest