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Hesperiidae Latreille, 1809
Paksupäät Hesperider, Tjockhuvudfjärilar Skippers
Hesperiidae, Lepidoptera collection [SZMN]
Hesperiidae, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Hesperiidae, Norges Sommerfugler [NORLEP]
Hesperiidae (Hesperioidea) ; [NACL, 42]; [NL4A, 25]
Hesperiidae (Papilionoidea) ; van Nieukerken et al., 2011, Zootaxa 3148 : 216
Pyrrhopyginae — 163 spp.
Coeliadinae Policemen — 90 spp.
fi Pyrginae Flats Grizzled Skippers Dicot Skippers Spread-wing Skippers — 1416 spp.
fi Heteropterinae Grass Skippers Different-winged Skippers — 192 spp.
fi Hesperiinae Grass Skippers Monocot Skippers Folded-winged Skippers — 2021 spp.
Trapezitinae — 75 spp.
Megathyminae — 40 spp.


[sp-1.jpg] 500x326 (~60Kb) Venezuela, Parai Tepui near Mount Roraima in the Gran Sabana, July 2002, Photo © Simon Coombes

The exact identification of this species is still unknown, but tentatively assumed to belong into this group.




Unknown or unplaced taxa

Hesperilla bifasciata Tepper, 1882


22.1.2013 (3997)

References:
[BAMONA]
Opler, Pavulaan, Stanford & Pogue; Butterflies and Moths of North America; Mountain Prairie Information Node
[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
[NORLEP]
Norges Sommerfugler
[SZMN]
Lepidoptera; Siberian Zoological Museum
[Simon Coombes]
1 Park Street, Plymouth, PL3 4BL, UK; 01752 607854; e-mail: Simon Coombes; http://www.butterfly-guide.co.uk


Some related literature:
van Nieukerken et al., 2011
in Zhang (Ed.), Animal biodiversity: An outline of higher-level classification and survey of taxonomic richness. Order Lepidoptera Linnaeus, 1758 Zootaxa 3148 : 212-221


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Keep in mind that the taxonomic information is copied from various sources, and may include many inaccuracies. Expert help is welcome.