Miconia calvescens Predators - Page 3

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Lep larva and damage on Miconia calvescens. Rare. saa.
Lep larva that fed on Miconia calvescens. Several. saa.
Lep larva and damage on Miconia calvescens. Rare. saa.
Lep larva with damaged Miconia calvescens leaf. Widespread and common. saa.
Lep larva and damaged Miconia calvescens leaf. Close relative of preceding larva.
Lep larva and feeding damage on Miconia calvescens leaf. Rare. saa.
Lep larva and feeding damage on Miconia calvescens leaf. Length 21 mm. Lake Arenal, Costa Rica 2000 ft. el. saa.
Lep larva that feeds in leaf fold at edge of Miconia calvescens leaf. Common and widespread. Found on several melastome species. Mid-July 20 km SE of Turrialba, Costa Rica 2200 ft. el.
Lep larva and damaged Miconia calvescens leaf. Length 15 mm. Common and widespread. saa.
Lep larva that fed on Miconia calvescens. Uncommon. Lake Arenal, Costa Rica 2200 ft. el.
Lep larva and feeding damage on Miconia calvescens. Several similar species in this group often found. Mid-Sept., 1993. 20 km SE of Turrialba, Costa Rica 2200 ft. el.
Lep larva with characteristic feeding damage on Miconia calvescens. Normally feeds along mid-rib under webbing. saa.
Lep larva that produces leaf rolls and skeletonizing feeding damage. Sometimes common. Sept., 1993. 5 km N of San Vito, Costa Rica 2900 ft. el.
Lep larva on Miconia calvescens with feeding damage and webbing. Length 13 mm. Several present. Sept., 1993. 20 km S of Turrialba, Costa Rica 2200 ft. el.
Lep larva found feeding on Miconia calvescens. saa.

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