3. Riodinidae, Lycaenidae, and Hesperiidae

Euselasia pellonia
Euselasia pellonia

many of the following photos were taken in poor light with a 70mm lens which accounts for their grainy appearance, this one at El Paujil in the Yanachaga-Chemillen National Park on 26 October

Euselasia toppini
Euselasia toppini

El Paujil, 25 October

Euselasia issoria
Euselasia issoria

a remarkable colour scheme, straight out of a child's painting book, El Paujil, 26 October

Euselasia eucrates
Euselasia eucrates

Pampa Hermosa, 22 October

Mesosemia sirenia
Mesosemia sirenia

El Paujil, 25 October

Eurebia dardus
Eurebia dardus

en route to Pampa Hermosa, 19 October

Napaea orpheus
Napaea orpheus

El Paujil, 25 October

Cremna actoris
Cremna actoris

on the way to Pampa Hermosa, 19 October

Necyria bellona
Necyria bellona

Pampa Hermosa, 22 October

Ancyluris eudaemon
Ancyluris eudaemon

Pampa Hermosa, 22 October

Rhetus dysonii
Rhetus dysonii

Pampa Hermosa, 20 October

Rhetus dysonii
Rhetus dysonii

Rio Puntayacu, San Ramon, 18 October

Rhetus dysonii
Rhetus dysonii

Pampa Hermosa, 21 October

Chorinea faunus
Chorinea faunus

El Paujil, 25 October

Chorinea sylphina
Chorinea sylphina

Pampa Hermosa, 21 October

Chorinea sylphina
Chorinea sylphina

Pampa Hermosa, 21 October

Caria sponsa
Caria sponsa

Pampa Hermosa, 19 October

Crocozona caecias
Crocozona caecias

Rio Puntayacu, 18 October

Baeotis bacaenis
Baeotis bacaenis

Rio Puntayacu, 18 October

Lasaia arsis
Lasaia arsis

Pampa Hermosa, 19 October

Lasaia agesilas
Lasaia agesilas

El Paujil, 28 October

Amarynthis meneria
Amarynthis meneria

El Paujil, 26 October

Argyrogrammana saphirina
Argyrogrammana saphirina

El Paujil, 25 October

Nymphidium plinthobaphis
Nymphidium plinthobaphis

El Paujil, 25 October

Nymphidium plinthobaphis
Nymphidium plinthobaphis

El Paujil, 25 October

Nymphidium lisimon
Nymphidium lisimon

Rio Puntayacu, 18 October

Melanis marathon
Melanis marathon

Pampa Hermosa, 22 October

Melanis marathon
Melanis marathon

Pampa Hermosa, 22 October

Melanis electron
Melanis electron

El Paujil, 25 October

Melanis smithiae
Melanis smithiae

Pampa Hermosa, 19 October

Calospila emylius
Calospila emylius

MontePrado Hotel, San Ramon, 17 October

Anteros formosus
Anteros formosus

El Paujil, 26 October

Anteros acheus
Anteros acheus

El Paujil, 25 October

Anteros bracteata
Anteros bracteata

El Paujil, 25 October

Calydna punctata
Calydna punctata

El Paujil, 26 October

Emesis lucinda
Emesis lucinda

Pampa Hermosa, 22 October

Emesis angularis
Emesis angularis

Pampa Hermosa, 20 October

Siseme alectryo
Siseme alectryo

Pampa Hermosa, 20 October

Siseme pallas
Siseme pallas

San Alberto, Oxapampa, 29 October

Siseme neurodes
Siseme neurodes

Madreselva hotel, Villa Rica, 23 October

Siseme militaris (luculenta)
Siseme militaris (luculenta)

San Alberto, Oxapampa, 29 October

Siseme militaris (luculenta)
Siseme militaris (luculenta)

San Alberto, 29 October

Thisbe irenea
Thisbe irenea

El Paujil, 25 October

Thisbe molela
Thisbe molela

El Paujil, 26 October

Thisbe molela
Thisbe molela

El Paujil, 26 October

Arawacus separata
Arawacus separata

Rio Puntayacu, San Ramon, 18 October

Ocaria ocrisia
Ocaria ocrisia

Pampa Hermosa, 21 October

Ocaria arpoxais
Ocaria arpoxais

Rio Puntayacu, 18 October

Mithras orobia
Mithras orobia

Pampa Hermosa, 20 October

Calycopis malta
Calycopis malta

Pampa Hermosa, 20 October