The tribe HELICONIINI contains 8 Genera.
The following species are members of the genus DRYAS and they are represented on this homepage.
The genus DRYAS was described in 1807 by Hübner . It contains at present only 1 species. The genus DRYAS is thereby a tiny-small group under the Nymphalidae.
DRYAS butterflies are from Central America. The caterpillars live on Passiflora.