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Cyan-banded Perisama, Machu Picchu.jpg
Cyan-banded Pericloud (P. jurinei),
Aguas Calientes, Peru
Perisama alicia alicia.jpg
Alice's Pericloud (Perisama alicia alicia),
El Topo, Ecuador
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Nymphalidae
Tribe: Callicorini
Genus: Perisama
Doubleday, [1849]

Numerous, see text

Perisama is a brush-footed butterfly genus found in the Neotropical realm, ranging from Colombia and Venezuela to Argentina.


Listed alphabetically by group and within groups:[1]

The alicia species group:

The bomplandii species group:

The canoma species group:

The dorbignyi species group:

The lebasii species group:

The oppelii species group:

The paralicia species group:

The philinus species group:

The tryphena species group:

Unknown taxa:


  1. ^ "Perisama Doubleday, [1849]" at Markku Savela's Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms