Skippers
Family Hesperiidae


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Firetips   Subfamily Pyrrhopyginae

Dull Firetip Pyrrhopyge araxes
   
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Spread-wing Skippers   Subfamily Pyrginae

Mangrove Skipper Phocides pigmalion
Guava Skipper Phocides polybius
Mercurial Skipper Proteides mercurius
Zestos Skipper Epargyreus zestos
Silver-spotted Skipper Epargyreus clarus
Broken Silverdrop Epargyreus exadeus
Hammock Skipper Polygonus leo
Manuel's Skipper Polygonus manueli
White-striped Longtail Chioides catillus
Zilpa Longtail Chioides zilpa
Gold-spotted Aguna Aguna asander
Emerald Aguna Aguna claxon
Tailed Aguna Aguna metophis
Mottled Longtail Typhedanus undulatus
Mexican Longtail Polythrix mexicanus
Eight-spotted Longtail Polythrix octomaculata
Short-tailed Skipper Zestusa dorus
White-crescent Longtail Codatractus alcaeus
Arizona Skipper Codatractus arizonensis
Valeriana Skipper Codatractus mysie
Long-tailed Skipper Urbanus proteus
Pronus Longtail Urbanus pronus
Esmeralda Longtail Urbanus esmeraldus
Double-striped Longtail Urbanus belli
Dorantes Longtail Urbanus dorantes
Teleus Longtail Urbanus teleus
Tanna Longtail Urbanus tanna
Plain Longtail Urbanus simplicius
Brown Longtail Urbanus procne
White-tailed Longtail Urbanus doryssus
Two-barred Flasher Astraptes fulgerator
Small-spotted Flasher Astraptes egregius
Frosted Flasher Astraptes alardus
Gilbert's Flasher Astraptes gilberti
Yellow-tipped Flasher Astraptes anaphus
Golden Banded-Skipper Autochton cellus
Sonoran Banded-Skipper Autochton pseudocellus
Chisos Banded-Skipper Autochton cincta
Hoary Edge Achalarus lyciades
Desert Cloudywing Achalarus casica
Skinner's Cloudywing Achalarus albociliatus
Coyote Cloudywing Achalarus toxeus
Jalapus Cloudywing Achalarus jalapus
Southern Cloudywing Thorybes bathyllus
Northern Cloudywing Thorybes pylades
Western Cloudywing Thorybes diversus
Mexican Cloudywing Thorybes mexicanus
Confused Cloudywing Thorybes confusis
Drusius Cloudywing Thorybes drusius
Potrillo Skipper Cabares potrillo
Fritzgaertner's Flat Celaenorrhinus fritzgaertneri
Stallings' Flat Celaenorrhinus stallingsi
Falcate Skipper Spathilepia clonius
Mimosa Skipper Cogia calchas
Acacia Skipper Cogia hippalus
Outis Skipper Cogia outis
Gold-costa Skipper Cogia caicus
Starred Skipper Arteurotia tractipennis
Purplish-black Skipper Nisoniades rubescens
Confused Pellicia Pellicia angra
Glazed Pellicia Pellicia arina
Morning Glory Pellicia Pellicia dimidiata
Mottled Bolla Bolla clytius
Obscure Bolla Bolla brennus
Golden-headed Scallopwing Staphylus ceos
Mazans Scallopwing Staphylus mazans
Hayhurst's Scallopwing Staphylus hayhurstii
Variegated Skipper Gorgythion begga
Blue-studded Skipper Sostrata bifasciata
Hoary Skipper Carrhenes canescens
Glassy-winged Skipper Xenophanes tryxus
White Spurwing Antigonus emorsus
Red-studded Skipper Antigonus stator
Texas Powdered-Skipper Systasea pulverulenta
Arizona Powdered-Skipper Systasea zampa
Sickle-winged Skipper Achlyodes thraso
Hermit Skipper Grais stigmatica
Brown-banded Skipper Timochares ruptifasciatus
White-patched Skipper Chiomara asychis
Slaty Skipper Chiomara mithrax
False Duskywing Gesta gesta
Florida Duskywing Ephyriades brunneus
Dreamy Duskywing Erynnis icelus
Sleepy Duskywing Erynnis brizo
Juvenal's Duskywing Erynnis juvenalis
     'Arizona'      Erynnis juvenalis clitus
Rocky Mountain Duskywing Erynnis telemachus
Propertius Duskywing Erynnis propertius
Meridian Duskywing Erynnis meridianus
Scudder's Duskywing Erynnis scudderi
Horace's Duskywing Erynnis horatius
Mournful Duskywing Erynnis tristis
Mottled Duskywing Erynnis martialis
Pacuvius Duskywing Erynnis pacuvius
Zarucco Duskywing Erynnis zarucco
Funereal Duskywing Erynnis funeralis
Columbine Duskywing Erynnis lucilius
Wild Indigo Duskywing Erynnis baptisiae
Afranius Duskywing Erynnis afranius
Persius Duskywing Erynnis persius
Grizzled Skipper Pyrgus centaureae
     'Appalachian'      Pyrgus centaureae wyandot
Two-banded Checkered-Skipper Pyrgus ruralis
Mountain Checkered-Skipper Pyrgus xanthus
Small Checkered-Skipper Pyrgus scriptura
Common Checkered-Skipper Pyrgus communis
White Checkered-Skipper Pyrgus albescens
Tropical Checkered-Skipper Pyrgus oileus
Desert Checkered-Skipper Pyrgus philetas
Erichson's White-Skipper Heliopetes domicella
Northern White-Skipper Heliopetes ericetorum
Laviana White-Skipper Heliopetes laviana
Turk's-cap White-Skipper Heliopetes macaira
Veined White-Skipper Heliopetes arsalte
Common Streaky-Skipper Celotes nessus
Scarce Streaky-Skipper Celotes limpia
Common Sootywing Pholisora catullus
Mexican Sootywing Pholisora mejicana
Mojave Sootywing Hesperopsis libya
Saltbush Sootywing Hesperopsis alpheus
      'Saltbush'       Hesperopsis alpheus alpheus
       'McNeil's '       Hesperopsis alpheus gracielae
   
 

Skipperlings   Subfamily Heteropterinae

Arctic Skipper Carterocephalus palaemon
Russet Skipperling Piruna pirus
Four-spotted Skipperling Piruna polingi
Many-spotted Skipperling Piruna cingo
Small-spotted Skipperling Piruna microstictus
Chisos Skipperling Piruna haferniki
   
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Grass Skippers   Subfamily Hesperiinae

Banana Skipper Erionota thrax
Malicious Skipper Synapte malitiosa
Salenus Skipper Synapte salenus
Faceted Skipper Synapte syraces
Redundant Skipper Corticea corticea
Pale-rayed Skipper Vidius perigenes
Violet-patched Skipper Monca tyrtaeus
Swarthy Skipper Nastra lherminier
Julia's Skipper Nastra julia
Neamathla Skipper Nastra neamathla
Three-spotted Skipper Cymaenes tripunctus
Fawn-spotted Skipper Cymaenes odilia
Clouded Skipper Lerema accius
Liris Skipper Lerema liris
Fantastic Skipper Vettius fantasos
Green-backed Ruby-eye Perichares philetes
Osca Skipper Rhinthon osca
Double-dotted Skipper Decinea percosius
Hidden-ray Skipper Conga chydaea
Least Skipper Ancyloxypha numitor
Tropical Least Skipper Ancyloxypha arene
Poweshiek Skipperling Oarisma poweshiek
Garita Skipperling Oarisma garita
Edwards' Skipperling Oarisma edwardsii
Orange Skipperling Copaeodes aurantiacus
Southern Skipperling Copaeodes minimus
Sunrise Skipper Adopaeoides prittwitzi
European Skipper Thymelicus lineola
Fiery Skipper Hylephila phyleus
Alkali Skipper Pseudocopaeodes eunus
Morrison's Skipper Stinga morrisoni
Uncas Skipper Hesperia uncas
Juba Skipper Hesperia juba
Common Branded Skipper Hesperia comma
       Hesperia comma colorado
       Hesperia comma assiniboia
Apache Skipper Hesperia woodgatei
Ottoe Skipper Hesperia ottoe
Leonard's Skipper Hesperia leonardus
Pahaska Skipper Hesperia pahaska
Columbian Skipper Hesperia columbia
Cobweb Skipper Hesperia metea
Green Skipper Hesperia viridis
Dotted Skipper Hesperia attalus
Meske's Skipper Hesperia meskei
Dakota Skipper Hesperia dacotae
Lindsey's Skipper Hesperia lindseyi
Indian Skipper Hesperia sassacus
Sierra Skipper Hesperia miriamae
Nevada Skipper Hesperia nevada
Rhesus Skipper Polites rhesus
Carus Skipper Polites carus
Peck's Skipper Polites peckius
Sandhill Skipper Polites sabuleti
Mardon Skipper Polites mardon
Draco Skipper Polites draco
Baracoa Skipper Polites baracoa
Tawny-edged Skipper Polites themistocles
Crossline Skipper Polites origenes
Long Dash Polites mystic
Sonoran Skipper Polites sonora
Whirlabout Polites vibex
Southern Broken-Dash Wallengrenia otho
Northern Broken-Dash Wallengrenia egeremet
Little Glassywing Pompeius verna
Sachem Atalopedes campestris
Arogos Skipper Atrytone arogos
Delaware Skipper Anatrytone logan
Glowing Skipper Anatrytone mazai
Byssus Skipper Problema byssus
Rare Skipper Problema bulenta
Woodland Skipper Ochlodes sylvanoides
Rural Skipper Ochlodes agricola
Yuma Skipper Ochlodes yuma
Snow's Skipper Paratrytone snowi
Mulberry Wing Poanes massasoit
Hobomok Skipper Poanes hobomok
Zabulon Skipper Poanes zabulon
Taxiles Skipper Poanes taxiles
Aaron's Skipper Poanes aaroni
Yehl Skipper Poanes yehl
Broad-winged Skipper Poanes viator
Umber Skipper Poanes melane
Common Mellana Quasimellana eulogius
Palmetto Skipper Euphyes arpa
Palatka Skipper Euphyes pilatka
Dion Skipper Euphyes dion
Bay Skipper Euphyes bayensis
Dukes' Skipper Euphyes dukesi
Black Dash Euphyes conspicua
Berry's Skipper Euphyes berryi
Two-spotted Skipper Euphyes bimacula
Dun Skipper Euphyes vestris
Monk Skipper Asbolis capucinus
Dusted Skipper Atrytonopsis hianna
       Atrytonopsis hianna loammi
Deva Skipper Atrytonopsis deva
Moon-marked Skipper Atrytonopsis lunus
Viereck's Skipper Atrytonopsis vierecki
White-barred Skipper Atrytonopsis pittacus
Python Skipper Atrytonopsis python
Cestus Skipper Atrytonopsis cestus
Sheep Skipper Atrytonopsis edwardsii
Simius Roadside-Skipper Amblyscirtes simius
Large Roadside-Skipper Amblyscirtes exoteria
Cassus Roadside-Skipper Amblyscirtes cassus
Bronze Roadside-Skipper Amblyscirtes aenus
Linda's Roadside-Skipper Amblyscirtes linda
Oslar's Roadside-Skipper Amblyscirtes oslari
Pepper and Salt Skipper Amblyscirtes hegon
Elissa Roadside-Skipper Amblyscirtes elissa
Texas Roadside-Skipper Amblyscirtes texanae
Toltec Roadside-Skipper Amblyscirtes tolteca
     'Prenda'      Amblyscirtes tolteca prenda
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper Amblyscirtes aesculapius
Carolina Roadside-Skipper Amblyscirtes carolina
Reversed Roadside-Skipper Amblyscirtes reversa
Slaty Roadside-Skipper Amblyscirtes nereus
Nysa Roadside-Skipper Amblyscirtes nysa
Dotted Roadside-Skipper Amblyscirtes eos
Common Roadside-Skipper Amblyscirtes vialis
Celia's Roadside-Skipper Amblyscirtes celia
Bell's Roadside-Skipper Amblyscirtes belli
Dusky Roadside-Skipper Amblyscirtes alternata
Orange-headed Roadside-Skipper Amblyscirtes phylace
Orange-edged Roadside-Skipper Amblyscirtes fimbriata
Eufala Skipper Lerodea eufala
Violet-clouded Skipper Lerodea arabus
Olive-clouded Skipper Lerodea dysaules
Twin-spot Skipper Oligoria maculata
Brazilian Skipper Calpodes ethlius
Salt Marsh Skipper Panoquina panoquin
Obscure Skipper Panoquina panoquinoides
Wandering Skipper Panoquina errans
Ocola Skipper Panoquina ocola
Hecebolus Skipper Panoquina hecebola
Purple-washed Skipper Panoquina sylvicola
Evans' Skipper Panoquina fusina
Violet-banded Skipper Nyctelius nyctelius
Chestnut-marked Skipper Thespieus macareus
   
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Giant-Skippers   Subfamily Megathyminae

Orange Giant-Skipper Agathymus neumoegeni (includes chisosensis )
Arizona Giant-Skipper Agathymus aryxna
       Agathymus aryxna baueri
       Agathymus aryxna gentryi
Huachuca Giant-Skipper Agathymus evansi
Mary's Giant-Skipper Agathymus mariae
California Giant-Skipper Agathymus stephensi
Coahuila Giant-Skipper Agathymus remingtoni
Poling's Giant-Skipper Agathymus polingi
Mojave Giant-Skipper Agathymus alliae
Yucca Giant-Skipper Megathymus yuccae (includes coloradensis )
Cofaqui Giant-Skipper Megathymus cofaqui (includes harrisi )
Strecker's Giant-Skipper Megathymus streckeri
Ursine Giant-Skipper Megathymus ursus
Manfreda Giant-Skipper Stallingsia maculosa
   
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