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Mielkella singularis (Weymer, 1907)
(Singular Owl-Butterfly)

Pinned Specimens photo collection:


Distribution and Larval Foodplants:

S Mexico (Chiapas), Guatemala




Carla Penz's Identification Pages:

Casagrande, M.M. 1982. Quatro gêneros novos de Brassolinae (Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae). Revista Brasileira de Entomologia, 26: 355‑356.

Casagrande, M.M. 2004. Brassolini. P. 201-205. In: J.B. Heppner (ed.). Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera.Part 4AChecklist (ed. by G. Lamas). Association of Tropical Lepidoptera/Scientific publishers, Gainesville. 439 p.

Penz, C.M. 2007. Evaluating the monophyly and phylogenetic relationships of Brassolini genera (Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae). Systematic Entomology, 32: 668-689.

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