Two new species of Alera Mabile (Lepidoptera, Hesperiidae, Hesperiinae)

Olaf H. H. Mielke Mirna Martins Casagrande About the authors

Alera romeroi sp. nov. from Venezuela (Aragua: Maracay) and Alera manu sp. nov. from Brazil (Acre, Bujari) and Peru (Madre de Dios: Parque Nacional del Manu) are described and illustrated.

Biodiversity; Neotropical; new species; taxonomy


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