Falga jeconia

we did not collect many Falga jeconia in Ecuador; the only place where it was rather common was between Gualchan and el Chikal, Imbabura;

nevertheless our few specimens seem to be at odds with the presently described subspecies? unless "ssp ombra" would be a different species?


North Venezuela


last two are females


Cotacachi North, Ecuador - 1400 m

all butterflies from this area are almost identical


Sangay North, Ecuador - 1800 m


Sangay North, 2000 m, 20 km from above


Jorge Chàvez, Amazonas, Peru