Distribution and habitat

Agrias claudina has been recorded in

  • the forests of tropical South America
  • the Andean countries such as
    • Venezuela
    • Colombia
    • Peru
    • Ecuador
    • Bolivia
  • Brazil

This species is not uncommon.
The genus Agrias ranges from Mexico to the Amazonian basin.


This species is found in primary and secondary rainforest at altitudes between about 200-1000 metres above sea level. However there is a record at 1200masl (Neild 1996).