Leucanella nyctimene (LATREILLE) male and female

- Cundinamarca (Colombia), T. DecaŽns & D. Bonilla -

- Reared on Alnus sp. by D. Bonilla -

Geographic range: Colombia

Habitat: Humid Andean cloud forests and sub-paramos (2700 - 3300 m)

Food plant: Polyphagous species. Has been reared in Santa Fe de Bogota on Alnus sp. by D. Bonilla

Leucanella nyctimene males

Cundinamarca (Colombia), D. Bonilla

Up specimen reraed on Alnus sp.

Leucanella nyctimene females

Cundinamarca (Colombia), D. Bonilla

Reraed on Alnus sp.

Second  and ultimate instar larvas

on Alnus sp.

Leucanella nyctimene pair

Red morph

Cundinamarca (Colombia), D. Bonilla