Macrocneme spp. complex
DISTRIBUTION: (genus) tropical Americas.
TYPE LOCALITY: various.
BELIZE RECORDS: Greenhills; Pook's Hill; Las Cuevas; Augustine.
METHOD OF IDENTIFICATION: This complex includes 30 species revised comprehensively
by Dietz (1994) which are only really separable on the basis of genitalial dissection.
Species listed from Belize include: M. adonis Druce; M. chrysitis
M. cabimensis Dyar and M. lades Cramer. Doubtless there will be others.
I have not yet dissected my specimens to determine species.
| BACK TO SPECIES LIST |