Phoebis argante (Fabricius 1775)
This information is based an ongoing project dedicated to the inventory and dissemination of information on lepidopteran larvae, their host plants, and their parasitoids in a Costa Rican tropical wet forest and an Ecuadorian montane cloud forest.
N=31 rearings, 16 eclosed and 15 died.
Adults are sexually dimorphic.
Mimosoideae: Pentachlethra macroloba, Pithecellobium longifolium
Fabaceae: Senna fruticosa, Senna papillosa, Inga alba, Inga sp.
Collected in Heredia Province, Costa Rica.