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Amblyscirtes Scudder, 1872
Amblyscirtes Scudder, 1872; 4th Ann. Rep. Peabody Acad. Sci. (1871): 75, TS: Hesperia vialis Edwards
Stomyles Scudder, 1872; 4th Ann. Rep. Peabody Acad. Sci. (1871): 76, TS: Pyrgus textor Geyer
= ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 40; [NL4A, 61]
Mastor Godman, [1900]; in Godman & Salvin, Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 2: 567, TS: Mastor anubis Godman
= ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 40; [NL4A, 61]
Epiphyes Dyar, 1905; J. N.Y. ent. Soc. 13 : 132, TS: Pamphila carolina Skinner
= ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 40; [NL4A, 61]

Ambliscirtes ; Elrod & Malley, 1906, (missp.)
Amblycirtes ; Moore, 1922, (missp.)
Ephiphyes ; Evans, 1955, (missp.)
Amblyscrites ; Anon., 1970, (missp.)
Amlyscirtes ; Okano, 1982, (missp.)
Ambylscirtes ; Gaskin, 1999, (missp.)
Stomyles ; Godman & Salvin, [1900], Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 2: 501
Amblyscirtes ; Godman & Salvin, [1900], Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 2: 503
Amblyscirtes (Hesperiidae) ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 40
Amblyscirtes (Hesperiinae) ; [NL4A, 61]

The exoteria species-group
exoteria ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 44

Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 46 also included Amblyscirtes nisulae-pinorum[sic] Holland 1916 into Exoteria group.


Amblyscirtes folia Godman, [1900]
Mexico. See [About maps] Amblyscirtes folia Godman, [1900]; in Godman & Salvin, Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 2: 504, 3: pl. 95, f. 35-36, TL: Mexico, Guerrero; Jalisco
Amblyscirtes tutolia Dyar, 1913; , TL: Mexico, Guerrero
= ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 44; [NL4A, #1323]
Amblyscirtes folia, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes folia, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes folia ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 44; [NL4A, #1323]

Amblyscirtes raphaeli Freeman, 1973
Mexico. See [About maps] Amblyscirtes raphaeli Freeman, 1973; J. Lep. Soc. 27: 44, f. 1-2, 3 (m.gen), TL: Candelaria Loxicha, Oaxaca, Mexico
Amblyscirtes raphaeli, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes raphaeli, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes raphaeli ; [NL4A, #1330]

Amblyscirtes patriciae (Bell, 1959)
Mexico. See [About maps] Moeris patriciae Bell, 1959; Amer. Mus. Novit. 1962: (1-16), TL: Salamá, Guatemala
Amblyscirtes immaculatus Freeman, 1970; J. New York Ent. Soc. 78: (88-99), TL: Salada, Colima, Mexico
= ; [NL4A, #1328]
Amblyscirtes patriciae, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes patriciae, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes immaculatus ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 46
Amblyscirtes patriciae ; Burns, 1990, J. Lep. Soc. 44 (1): 25; [NL4A, #1328]

Amblyscirtes exoteria (Herrich-Schäffer, 1869)
SE.Arizona, SW.New Mexico, Mexico. See [About maps] Large Roadside Skipper
Goniloba exoteria Herrich-Schäffer, 1869
Amblyscirtes nanno Edwards, 1882; Papilio 2 (8) : 142, TL: Arizona
= ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 46; [NL4A, #1319]
Chapra marcus Strand, 1909; Int. ent. Z. 3 (33) : 176, TL: "Delagoa Bay" "Africa"
= ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 46; [NL4A, #1319]
Amblyscirtes exoteria, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes exoteria, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes exoteria, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Mastor marcus ; (?)
Amblyscirtes nanno ; Godman & Salvin, [1900], Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 2: 504, 3: pl. 95, f. 31-34; Dyar, 1903, Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 47
Amblyscirtes exoteria ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 46; [NACL, #4090]; [BOW: pl. 21, f. 13]; [Opler]; [NL4A, #1319]

Amblyscirtes simius Edwards, 1881
S.California, Nebraska, Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas. See [About maps] Simius Roadside Skipper Orange Roadside Skipper
Amblyscirtes simius Edwards, 1881; Trans. Amer. Ent. Soc. 9 : 6, TL: Oak Creek and Pueble, Colorado
Amblyscirtes simius ; Dyar, 1903, Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 47; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 46; [NACL, #4089]; [Opler]; [NL4A, #1331]
simius ; Burns, 1990, J. Lep. Soc. 44 (1): f. 16-17 (m.gen)

Larva on Bouteloua gracilis [NAB]


Amblyscirtes cassus Edwards, 1883
Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, NW.Mexico. See [About maps] Cassus Roadside Skipper
Amblyscirtes cassus Edwards, 1883; Papilio 3 (4) : 71, TL: Mount Grahama, Arizona
Amblyscirtes cassus, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes cassus, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes cassus ; Dyar, 1903, Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 47; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 47; [NACL, #4091]; [BOW: pl. 21, f. 5]; [Opler]; [NL4A, #1315]

Amblyscirtes aenus Edwards, 1878
Utah, Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Mexico. See [About maps] Bronze Roadside Skipper
Amblyscirtes aenus Edwards, 1878; Field & Forest 3: 118, TL: Southern Colorado
Amblyscirtes aenus aenus, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes aenus, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Amblyscirtes aenus ; Dyar, 1903, Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 47; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 47; [BOW: pl. 21, f. 2]; [NACL, #4092]; [NL4A, #1312]; [Opler]
Colorado, Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Mexico Bronze Roadside Skipper Erna Roadside Skipper
Amblyscirtes erna Freeman, 1943; Ent. News 54 (1): (14-20) , TL: Palo Duro Canyon, Texas
= ; [NL4A, #1312a]
aemus ; Kirby, 1880, (missp.)
aeneus ; Snow, 1883, (missp.)
Amblyscirtes erna ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 47; [BOW: pl. 21, f. 2 (text)]; [NACL, #4095]
Amblyscirtes aenus aenus ; [NL4A, #1312a]
A. a. megamacula Scott, 1998
Arizona, ... aenus megamacula Scott, 1998; , TL: USA(Arizona)
Amblyscirtes erna megamacula Scott, 1998
Amblyscirtes aenus megamacula, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes aenus megamacula, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes aenus megamacula ; [NL4A, #1312c]

Amblyscirtes linda Freeman, 1943
Arkansas, Missouri, Oklahoma, Tennessee?. See [About maps] Linda's Roadside Skipper Arkansas Roadside Skipper
Amblyscirtes linda Freeman, 1943; Ent. News 54 (1): (14-20) , TL: Hope Hill Farm, Faulkner Co., Arkansas
Amblyscirtes linda, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes linda, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Amblyscirtes linda ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 48; [NACL, #4093]; [Opler]
Amblyscirtes aenus linda ; [NL4A, #1312b]

Amblyscirtes oslari (Skinner, 1899)
Arizona, Colorado, Kansas, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Texas. See [About maps] Oslar's Roadside Skipper
Pamphila oslari Skinner, 1899; Ent. News. 10 (5) : 112, TL: Chimney Gulch, Colorado
Amblyscirtes oslari, E.H. Strickland Ent. Mus, U of [ALBERTA]
Amblyscirtes oslari, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes oslari, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes oslari, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Euphyes oslari ; Dyar, 1903, Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 53
Amblyscirtes oslari ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 48; [NACL, #4094]; [BOW: pl. 21, f. 8]; [Opler]; [NL4A, #1327]

Amblyscirtes fluonia Godman, [1900]
Mexico. See [About maps] Amblyscirtes fluonia Godman, [1900]; in Godman & Salvin, Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 2: 504, 3: pl. 95, f. 37-39, TL: Mexico, Guerrero; Jalisco
Amblyscirtes fluonia, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes fluonia, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes fluonia ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 49; [NL4A, #1322]

 

Amblyscirtes brocki Freeman, 1992
Mexico. See [About maps] Amblyscirtes brocki Freeman, 1992; J. Lep. Soc. 45 (2): 291, f. 1-3, TL: Trinidad - Yecora Road, 16km NW Yecora, Sonora, Mexico
Amblyscirtes brocki, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes brocki, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes brocki ; [NL4A, #1314]

The aesculapius species-group
aesculapius ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 40

Amblyscirtes elissa Godman, [1900]
-. See [About maps] Elissa Roadside Skipper
Amblyscirtes elissa Godman, [1900]; in Godman & Salvin, Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 2: 505, 3: pl. 95, f. 40-41, TL: Mexico, Guerrero
Amblyscirtes elissa elissa, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes elissa elissa, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes elissa, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Amblyscirtes elissa ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 49; [Opler]; [NL4A, #1317]
Mexico Amblyscirtes elissa elissa ; [NL4A, #1317a]
A. e. arizonae Freeman, 1993
S.Arizona Amblyscirtes elissa arizonae Freeman, 1993; Ann. Carnegie Mus. 62 (4): (341-350), TL: 0.5 mi W Kino Springs, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona
Amblyscirtes elissa arizonae, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes elissa arizonae, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes elissa arizonae ; [NL4A, #1317b]
[arizonae-1.jpg] 900x1193 (~130Kb) USA: LepSoc field trip to Patagonia region, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, 2.8.2005, Photo © Markku Savela


Amblyscirtes hegon (Scudder, 1863)
Canada (Manitoba, New Brunswick, Quebec), Arkansas, Connecticut, NA.Georgia, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, Ohio. See [About maps] Pepper-and-salt Skipper
Hesperia hegon Scudder, 1863; Proc. Essex Inst. 3: 176, TL: White Mts., New Hampshire
Hesperia samoset Scudder, 1863; Proc. Essex Inst. 3: 176, TL: Massachusetts
Hesperia nemoris Edwards, 1864; Proc. ent. Soc. Philad. 2 (4): 507, TL: Portsmouth, Ohio
Pyrgus argina Plötz, 1884; Mitt. nat. Ver. Neu-Pomm. 15 : 22, TL: "Brisbane"
Amblyscirtes hegon, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes hegon, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Amblyscirtes samoset ; Dyar, 1903, Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 47; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 49
Amblyscirtes hegon ; [NACL, #4096]; [Opler]

Larva on Sorghastrum nutans, S. secundum, Poa pratensis [NAB]


Amblyscirtes texanae Bell, 1927
New Mexico, Texas. See [About maps] Texas Roadside Skipper
Amblyscirtes texanae Bell, 1927; Bull. Brooklyn Ent. Soc. 22: 203, TL: Sunny Glen Ranch, Alpine, Texas
Amblyscirtes texanae, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes texanae, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes texanae, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Amblyscirtes texanae ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 50; [NACL, #4097]; [Opler]; [NL4A, #1332]

Amblyscirtes tolteca Scudder, 1872
-. See [About maps] Amblyscirtes tolteca Scudder, 1872; 4th Ann. Rep. Peabody Acad. Sci. (1871): 76, TL: Tehuantepec, Oxaca, Mexico
Amblyscirtes tolteca tolteca, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes tolteca tolteca, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes tolteca, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Stomyles tolteca ; Godman & Salvin, [1900], Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 2: 501, 3: pl. 95, f. 21-23
Amblyscirtes tolteca ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 50; [Opler]; [NL4A, #1333]
Mexico, Guatemala telteca ; Plötz, 1884, (missp.)
Amblyscirtes tolteca tolteca ; Austin, 1997, J. Lep. Soc. 51 (4): 326 (note); [NL4A, #1333a]
A. t. prenda Evans, 1955
Arizona, Mexico Prenda Roadside Skipper
Amblyscirtes tolteca prenda Evans, 1955; Cat. amer. Hesp. Brit. Mus. 4: 171, TL: Tucson, Arizona
Amblyscirtes tolteca prenda, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes tolteca prenda, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes prenda ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 50; [NACL, #4098]
Amblyscirtes tolteca prenda ; [NL4A, #1333b]

Amblyscirtes aesculapius (Fabricius, 1793)
Alabama, Florida, NA.Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia. See [About maps] Lace-windged Roadside Skipper
Hesperia aesculapius Fabricius, 1793; Ent. Syst. 3 (1): 347, TL: North America
Pyrgus textor Geyer, [1827-1831]; Zuträge Samml. exot. Schmett. 3 : 28, : pl. [89], f. 515-516
Hesperia oneko Scudder, 1864; : 176, TL: Connecticut
Hesperia wakulla Edwards, 1869; Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 2 : 311, TL: Apalachicola, Florida
Amblyscirtes aesculapius, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes aesculapius, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
oneka[sic, recte oneko] ; McDunnough, 1938
Amblyscirtes textor ; Dyar, 1903, Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 47; [BOW: pl. 21, f. 12]
Amblyscirtes aesculapius ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 51; [NACL, #4099]; [Opler]

Amblyscirtes carolina (Skinner, 1892)
North Carolina, Virginia. See [About maps] Carolina Roadside Skipper
Pamphila carolina Skinner, 1892; Ent. News 3 (9) : 222, TL: South of Hamlet, Richmond Co., North Carolina
Amblyscirtes carolina, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes carolina, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Phycanassa carolina ; Dyar, 1903, Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 55
Amblyscirtes carolina ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 51; [NACL, #4100]; [BOW: pl. 21, f. 4]; [Opler]

Amblyscirtes reversa Jones, 1926
NA.Georgia, North Carolina, Virginia. See [About maps] Reversed Roadside Skipper
Amblyscirtes reversa Jones, 1926; Ent. News 37 (7) : 197, TL: Suffolk, Virginia
Amblyscirtes reversa, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes reversa, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Amblyscirtes reversa ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 51; [NACL, #4101]; [Opler]

The vialis species-group
vialis ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 40

Amblyscirtes nereus (Edwards, 1876)
Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Mexico. See [About maps] Slaty Roadside Skipper
Hesperia nereus Edwards, 1876; Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 5 : 205, TL: South Apache, Arizona
Pamphila nereus Mead, 1875; (nom. nud.)
Amblyscirtes nereus, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes nereus, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes nereus, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Stomyles nereus ; Godman & Salvin, [1900], Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 2: 502, 3: pl. 95, f. 27-30
Pamphila nereus ; Edwards, 1882, Papilio 2 (8) : 139
Euphyes nereus ; Dyar, 1903, Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 53
Amblyscirtes nereus ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 52; [NACL, #4102]; [Opler]; [NL4A, #1324]

Amblyscirtes nysa Edwards, 1877
Arizona, Arkansas, Kansas, New Mexico, Texas, Mexico. See [About maps] Nysa Roadside Skipper Mottled Roadside Skipper
Amblyscirtes nysa Edwards, 1877; Can. Ent. 9: 191, TL: Texas
Pamphila similis Strecker, [1878]; Lep. Rhopal. Het. (14): 131 (Amblyscirtes?), TL: New Braunfels, Texas
= ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 52; [NL4A, #1326]
Amblyscirtes nysa, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes nysa, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes nysa, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Amblyscirtes nysa ; Dyar, 1903, Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 47; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 52; [NACL, #4103]; [BOW: pl. 21, f. 10]; [Opler]; [NL4A, #1326]

Larva on Digitaria sanguinalis, Stenotaphrum secundatum, Echinochloa punges, Setaria glauca [NAB]


Amblyscirtes eos (Edwards, 1871)
SE.Arizona, SW.New Mexico, Texas, Mexico. See [About maps] Dotted Roadside Skipper
Hesperia eos Edwards, 1871; Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 3 : 276, TL: Dallas, Texas
Hesperia comus Edwards, 1876; Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 5 : 206, TL: Texas
= ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 52; [NL4A, #1318]
Hesperia nilus Edwards, 1878; Field & Forest 3: 118, TL: Texas
= ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 52; [NL4A, #1318]
Pamphila quinquemacula Skinner, 1911; Ent. News 22 (8) : 413, TL: Las Cruces, New Mexico
= ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 52; [NL4A, #1318]
Amblyscirtes eos, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes eos, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes eos, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]

quinquimacula ; Bell, 1938, (missp.)
eros ; Okano, 1981, (missp.)
Pamphila comus ; Aaron, 1884, Papilio 4 (9/10) : 181
Amblyscirtes comus ; Watson, 1893, Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1893 (1) : 80
Stomyles comus ; Godman & Salvin, [1900], Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 2: 502, 3: pl. 95, f. 25-26
Euphyes comus ; Dyar, 1903, Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 53
Amblyscirtes eos ; Dyar, 1903, Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 47; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 52; [NACL, #4104]; [BOW: pl. 21, f. 7]; [Opler]; [NL4A, #1318]
[eos-2v.jpg] 1100x1263 (~144Kb) underside USA: LepSoc field trip to Patagonia region, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, 3.8.2005, Photo © Markku Savela


Amblyscirtes vialis (Edwards, 1862)
Canada (S.British Columbia, Ontario), Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, NA.Georgia, Idaho, Illinios, Kansas, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, Wisconsin. See [About maps] Roadside Skipper
Hesperia vialis Edwards, 1862; Proc. Acad. nat. Sci. Philad. 14: 58, TL: Rock Island, Illinois
Cobalus asella Herrich-Schäffer, 1869; CorrespBl. zool.-min. Ver. Regensburg 23 (12): 203
= ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 53
Amblyscirtes vialis, E.H. Strickland Ent. Mus, U of [ALBERTA]
Amblyscirtes vialis, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes vialis, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Amblyscirtes vialis ; Dyar, 1903, Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 47; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 53; [NACL, #4105]; [BOW: pl. 21, f. 11]; Burns, 1990, J. Lep. Soc. 44 (1): f. 11-13 (m.gen) 14-15 (f.gen); [BOC, 106]; [Opler]

Larva on Poa pratensis, Avena striata, Agrostis, Cynodon dactylon [NAB]


Amblyscirtes celia Skinner, 1895
Texas, N.Mexico. See [About maps] Celia's Roadside Skipper Roadside Rambler
Amblyscirtes celia Skinner, 1895; Entomol. News 6 (4) : 113, TL: New Braunfels, Texas
Amblyscirtes celia, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes celia, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes celia, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Amblyscirtes celia ; Dyar, 1903, Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 47; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: (40-57); [NACL, #4106]; Burns, 1990, J. Lep. Soc. 44 (1): f. 1-3 (m.gen), 7-8 (f.gen); [Opler]; [NL4A, #1316]

Amblyscirtes belli Freeman, 1941
Arkansas, NA.Georgia, Illinois, Missouri, Oklahoma, Texas, Florida. See [About maps] Bell's Roadside Skipper
Amblyscirtes belli Freeman, 1941; Ent. News 52 (2) : 50-51, TL: 2 miles W of Vickery, Dallas Co., Texas
Amblyscirtes belli, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes belli, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Amblyscirtes belli ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 54; [NACL, #4107]; [BOW: pl. 21, f. 3]; Burns, 1990, J. Lep. Soc. 44 (1): f. 4-6 (m.gen), 9-10 (f.gen)
Amblyscirtes celia belli ; Evans

Larva on Uniola latifolia [NAB]


Amblyscirtes alternata (Grote & Robinson, 1867)
Alabama, Florida, NA.Georgia, North Carolina, Texas. See [About maps] Dusky Roadside Skipper Blue-dusted Roadside Skipper
Hesperia alternata Grote & Robinson, 1867; Trans. Amer. ent. Soc. 1 : 3, TL: Atlantic District, Georgia
Amblyscirtes meridionalis Dyar, 1905; J. N.Y. ent. Soc. 13 : 135, TL: Georgia
= ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 54
Amblyscirtes alternata, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes alternata, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Amblyscirtes alternata ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 54; [NACL, #4108]; Burns, 1990, J. Lep. Soc. 44 (1): f. 18-20 (m.gen); [Opler]

Amblyscirtes florus (Godman, [1900])
Mexico. See [About maps] Stomyles florus Godman, [1900]; in Godman & Salvin, Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 2: 502, 3: pl. 95, f. 24, TL: Sierra de Madre de Tepic, Nayarit, Mexico
Amblyscirtes mate Dyar, 1923; Ins. Insc. Menstr. 11 (1/3): 12, TL: Mexico, Guerrero
= ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 55; [NL4A, #1321]
Repens repta Evans, 1955; , TL: Mexico, Jalisco
= ; [NL4A, #1321]
Repens florus, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Repens florus, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Repens florus ;
Amblyscirtes florus ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 55; [NL4A, #1321]

The phylace species-group
phylace ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 40

Amblyscirtes anubis (Godman, [1900])
Mexico. See [About maps] Mastor anubis Godman, [1900]; in Godman & Salvin, Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 2: 568, 3: pl. 100, f. 32-35, TL: Mexico, Guerrero; Veracruz
Amblyscirtes anubis, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes anubis, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes anubis ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 55; [NL4A, #1313]

Amblyscirtes phylace (Edwards, 1878)
Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona, W.Texas - Mexico. See [About maps] Orange-headed Roadside Skipper Red-headed Roadside Skipper
Pamphila phylace Edwards, 1878; Field & Forest 3: 117, TL: Southern Colorado
Amblyscirtes phylace, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes phylace, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes phylace, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Limochroes phylace ; Dyar, 1903, Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 55
phylacas ; Newcomb, 1912, (missp.)
Amblyscirtes phylace ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 55; [NACL, #4109]; [Opler]; [NL4A, #1329]

Amblyscirtes fimbriata (Plötz, 1882)
-. See [About maps] Orange-edged Roadside Skipper
Hesperia fimbriata Plötz, 1882; Stettin ent. Ztg 43 (7-9): 322, TL: Mexico
Amblyscirtes fimbriata fimbriata, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes fimbriata fimbriata, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes fimbriata, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Amblyscirtes fimbriata ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 56; [NACL, #4110]; [BOW: pl. 21, f. 6]; [Opler]; [NL4A, #1320]
Arizona, Mexico Pamphila bellus Edwards, 1884; Papilio 4 (3) : 57, TL: Southern Arizona
= Amblyscirtes fimbriata ; Freeman, 1973, J. Lep. Soc. 27: 56
= ; [NL4A, #1320a]
Hesperia bellus ;
Pamphila bellus ; Skinner, 1900, Ent. News 11 (4) : 414, pl. 2, f. 11-12
Mastor bellus ; Godman & Salvin, [1900], Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 2: 568, 3: pl. 100, f. 36
Euphyes bellus ; Dyar, 1903, Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 53
Amblyscirtes fimbriata fimbriata ; [NL4A, #1320a]
A. f. pallida Freeman, 1993
Mexico Amblyscirtes fimbriata pallida Freeman, 1993; Ann. Carnegie Mus. 62 (4): (341-350), TL: 64 km W Toluca, 9300', Mexico, Mexico
Amblyscirtes fimbriata pallida, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes fimbriata pallida, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes fimbriata pallida ; [NL4A, #1320b]

 

Amblyscirtes novimmaculatus Warren, 1998
Mexico. See [About maps] Amblyscirtes novimmaculatus Warren, 1998; Trop. Lepid. 9: (41-44), TL: Mexico, Jalisco
Amblyscirtes novimmaculatus, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Amblyscirtes novimmaculatus, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Amblyscirtes novimmaculatus ; [NL4A, #1325]


Unknown or unplaced taxa

Amblyscirtes lerida[??] Freeman; [BOW: pl. 21, f. 3 (text, missp.?)]


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References:
[ALBERTA]
University of Alberta, E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum; Browse Entomology Collection
[About maps]
Warning! The maps are automatically generated from the textual information, and the process does not always produce acceptable result; See about maps for more info.
[BAMONA]
Opler, Pavulaan, Stanford & Pogue; Butterflies and Moths of North America; Mountain Prairie Information Node
[BCA]
electronic; BIOLOGIA CENTRALI-AMERICANA
[BOA]
Interactive Listing of American Butterflies; Listado Interactivo de la Mariposas Americanas; Butterflies of America
[BOC]
Robert Michael Pyle, 2002; The Butterflies of Cascadia
[BOW]
Lewis, 1974; Butterflies of the World; ISBN 0 245 52097 X
[HBN]
Francis Hemming, 1937; HÜBNER, A bibliographical and systematic account of the entomological works of Jacob Hübner and of the supplements thereto by Carl Geyer, Gottfried Franz von Frölich and Gottlieb August Wilhelm Herrich-Schäffer, Vol 1 & 2
[ILMB]
Interactive Listing of Mexican Butterflies
[LAMAS-NEO]
Gerardo Lamas; Bibliography of butterflies; An Annocated Bibliography of the Neotropical Butterflies and Skipper (Lepididoptera: Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea); Revised Electronic Edition (2007)
[NAB]
Pyle, 1981; Field Guide to North American Butterflies, National Audubon Society; ISBN 0-394-51914-0
[NACL]
Hodges, 1983; Check List of the Lepidoptera of America North of Mexico
[NL4A]
Gerardo Lamas, 2004; Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera; Checklist: Part 4A; Hesperioidea - Papilionoidea
[Opler]
Opler & Warren, 2003 (April); Butterflies of North America. 2. Scientific Names List for Butterfly Species of North America, north of Mexico.


Some related literature:
Aaron, 1884
List of a collection of diurnal Lepidoptera from southern Texas Papilio 4 (9/10) : 172-182
Austin, 1997
Notes on Hesperiidae in northern Guatemala, with description of new taxa J. Lep. Soc. 51 (4): 316-332
Bell, 1927
Description of a new Amblyscirtes from Texas (Lepidoptera, Rhopalocera, Hesperiidae) Bull. Brooklyn Ent. Soc. 22: 203-204
Bell, 1959
Descriptions of some new species of Neotropical Hesperiidae (Lepidoptera, Rhopalocera) Amer. Mus. Novit. 1962: 1-16, 27f
Burns, 1990
Amblyscirtes: problems with species groups, the limits of the genus, and genus groups beyond--a look at what is wrong with the skipper classification of Evans J. Lep. Soc. 44 (1): 11-27
Dyar, 1903
A List of North American Lepidoptera and Key to the Literature of this Order of Insects Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 1-723
Dyar, 1905
A review of the Hesperiidae of the United States J. N.Y. ent. Soc. 13 : 111-141
Dyar, 1923
New American Lepidoptera Ins. Insc. Menstr. 11 (1/3): 12-30
Edwards, 1862
Descriptions of certain Species of Diurnal Lepidoptera found within the limits of the United States and of British America. - No. [1]-3 Proc. Acad. nat. Sci. Philad. 13: 160-164 (1861), 14: 54-58, 221-226 (1862)
Edwards, 1864
Descriptions of certain species of Diurnal Lepidoptera, found within the limits of the United States and British America. (No. 1-3) Proc. ent. Soc. Philad. 2 (1): 14-22, pl. 1, 11 (1863), (2): 78-82 (1863), (4): 501-507 (1864)
Edwards, 1869
Descriptions of certain species of diurnal Lepidoptera found in the United States Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 2 : 311-312
Edwards, 1871
Descriptions of new species of North American butterflies Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 3 : 266-277
Edwards, 1876
Description of new species of diurnal Lepidoptera found within the United States and British North America Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 5 : 202-208
Edwards, 1878
Descriptions of new species of North American Lepidoptera Field & Forest 3: 115-119, 142-144
Edwards, 1881
Descriptions of new species of diurnal Lepidoptera found within the United States Trans. Amer. Ent. Soc. 9 : 1-8
Edwards, 1882
Descriptions of new species of diurnal Lepidoptera taken by Mr. H. K. Morrison at Fort Grant and in Graham Mountains, Arizona. 1882 Papilio 2 (8) : 136-143
Edwards, 1883
Descriptions of new species of Hesperians found in the United States Papilio 3 (4) : 71-73
Edwards, 1884
Description. of new species of butterflies mostly from Arizona Papilio 4 (3) : 53-58
Evans, 1955
A Catalogue of the American Hesperiidae, indicating the classification and nomenclature adopted in the British Museum. Part IV. Hesperiinae and Megathyminae Cat. amer. Hesp. Brit. Mus. 4: 499pp, pls. 54-88
Freeman, 1941
A new species of Amblyscirtes from Texas (Lepidoptera, Rhopalocera, Hesperiidae) Ent. News 52 (2) : 50-51
Freeman, 1943
Two new species of Amblyscirtes from Texas and Arkansas (Lepidoptera, Rhopalocera: Hesperiidae) Ent. News 54 (1) : 17-20
Freeman, 1970
A new genus and eight new species of Mexican Hesperiidae J. New York Ent. Soc. 78: 88-99
Freeman, 1973
A review of Amblyscirtes with the description of new species from Mexico J. Lep. Soc. 27: 40-57
Freeman, 1992
A new species of Amblyscirtes from Mexico (Hesperiidae) J. Lep. Soc. 45 (2): 291-294 (1991)
Freeman, 1993
Notes on Amblyscirtes Scudder, with the description of two new subspecies (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae: Hesperiinae) Ann. Carnegie Mus. 62 (4): 341-350
Godman & Salvin, [1900]; Godman in Godman & Salvin, [1900]
Biologia Centrali-Americana. Rhopalocera. (1887-1901) Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 2: 1-782, 3: pl. 1-112
Grote & Robinson, 1867
Descriptions of American Lepidoptera. - No. 1-3 Trans. Amer. ent. Soc. 1 : 1-30, pl. 1-2, : 171-192, pl. 4, : 323-360, pl. 6-7
Herrich-Schäffer, 1869
Versuch einer systematischen Anordnung der Schmetterlinge CorrespBl. zool.-min. Ver. Regensburg 23 (4): 56-64, (5): 67-77, (9): 130-141, (11): 163-172, (12): 184-204
Geyer, [1827-1831]
Zuträge zur Sammlung exotischer Schmettlinge, Vol. 3 [1824-] 1825 [-1831] Zuträge Samml. exot. Schmett. 3 : [1-3], 4-6, [7], 8-40, [41-48] (1827 - 1831), : pl. [70-100], f. 401-582 (1824), : pl. [101-103], f. 583-600 (1825)
Jones, 1926
The Rediscovery of "Hesperia bulenta" Bdl.-Lec., with Notes on other Species (Lepid. Hesperiidae) Ent. News 37 (7) : 193-198, pl. 9
Plötz, 1882
Die Hesperiinen-Gattung Hesperia Aut. und ihre Arten Stettin ent. Ztg 43 (7-9): 314-344, (10-12): 436-456
Plötz, 1884
Analytische Tabellen der Hesperiinen-Gattungen Pyrgus und Carcharodus Mitt. nat. Ver. Neu-Pomm. 15 : 1-24
Scudder, 1872
A systematic Revision of some of the American Butterflies; with brief notes on those known to occur in Essex County, Mass. 4th Ann. Rep. Peabody Acad. Sci. (1871): 24-83
Skinner, 1892
A new Pamphila Ent. News 3 (9) : 222-223
Skinner, 1895
Notes on Rhopalocera, with descriptions of new species Entomol. News 6 (4) : 112-114
Skinner, 1899
Notes on Butterflies, with Descriptions of New Species Ent. News. 10 (5) : 111-112
Skinner, 1900
North American Hesperidae Ent. News 11 (4) : 413-415, pl. 2
Skinner, 1911
New Species of Sub-species of North American Butterflies (Lepid.) Ent. News 22 (8) : 412-413
Strand, 1909
Zwei neue afrikanische[sic] Hesperiiden Int. ent. Z. 3 (33) : 176-177
Strecker, [1878]
Lepidoptera, Rhopaloceres and Heteroceres, indigenous and exotic, with descriptions and colored illustrations Lep. Rhopal. Het. (1): 1-7, pl. 1 (1872), (2): 9-15, pl. 2 (1873), (3): 17-24, pl. 3 (1873), (4): 25-32, pl. 4 (1873), (5): 33-43, pl. 5 (1873), (6): 45-50, pl. 6 (1873), (7): 51-60, pl. 7 (1873), (8): 61-70, pl. 8 (1874), (9): 71-80, pl. 9 (1874), (10): 81-94, pl. 10 (1874), (11): 95-100, pl. 11 (1874), (12): 101-108, pl. 12 (1875), (13): 109-123, pl. 13 (1876), (14): 125-134, pl. 14 (1878), (15): 135-143, pl. 15 (1878)
Warren, 1998
A new species of Amblyscirtes from montane western Mexico (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae) Trop. Lepid. 9: 41-44
Watson, 1893
A proposed classification of the Hesperiidae, with a revision of the genera Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1893 (1) : 3-133, pl. 1-3


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