Ithomiinae

Ithomiinae

[‚ith·ə′mī·ə‚nē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The glossy-wings, a subfamily of weak-flying lepidopteran insects having on the wings broad, transparent areas in which the scales are reduced to short hairs.
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En esta nueva contribucion describimos otras de este grupo, junto a un material inedito de Riodinidae e Ithomiinae, esta ultima que habita la republica de Panama.
Descripcion de nuevas especies de ropaloceros para Colombia (Lepidoptera: Pieridae, Nymphalidae, Satyrinae, Ithomiinae, Riodinidae).
Part 2: Nymphalidae II (Acraeinae, Libytheinae, Nymphalinae, Ithomiinae, Morphinae).
La subfamilia Ithomiinae (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) tiene una distribucion exclusivamente neotropical (Brower et al.
Nymphalidae de Mexico II (Libytheinae, Ithomiinae, Morphinae y Charaxinae): distribucion geografica e ilustracion.
The effect of rainforest fragmentation on species diversity and mimicry ring composition of Ithomiinae butterflies.
1) Nymphalidae, Ithomiinae, Tithoreini: Aeria eurimedia agna Godman & Salvin, 1879.
The plant BS contains tropane alkaloids, pyrrolizidine alkaloids, lycopsamine, and Ithomiinae, (18) and CR contains 1, 2-dihydroanthraquinone and 1, 2-dihydro-1, 3, 8-trihydroxy-2-methyl anthraquinone.
Pyrrolizidine alkaloids are also important in the reproduction of the Ithomiinae (Brown, 1984).
Esta lista cuenta con diez especies, de las cuales ocho son Ithomiinae, es muy importante mencionar esto por la preferencia de habitat especializada del grupo.
In the original paper, the genus Mechanitis in subfamily Ithomiinae was considered cryptic |for classification of colorations and solitary/gregarious life-styles, respectively, see Sillen-Tullberg (1988)~ because of information that I had gathered in the literature at that time.