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  Genus : Leptophobia   Specie : helena     Subspecie : smithi
wingspan: 38/42 mm

Leptophobia helena smithi (if it is?) is locally common, and flies, usually, above 2000 meters.

it is abundant on the North side of the Baņos/Puyo corridor at 2500/3200 m; in the Park we saw it by rio Paute, 1800 m, and on the Atillo/Macas road at 2700/3000 m, and also in the Azogues area.
Leptophobia helena smithi (hembra) al rio Ashilan Leptophobia helena smithi arriba de Baņos
Leptophobia helena smithi al rio Ashilan