Hesperiidae articles on Wikipedia
Skipper (butterfly)
Skippers are a family, Hesperiidae, of the Lepidoptera (moths and butterflies). Being diurnal, they are generally called butterflies. They were previously
Dec 19th 2016



List of butterflies of India (Hesperiidae)
represented family. Of the seven subfamilies belonging to the family Hesperiidae, four are found in India, comprising a total of 223 species of 74 genera
Feb 7th 2017



Mimia (butterfly)
For other uses, see Mimia (disambiguation). Mimia is a genus of skippers in the family Hesperiidae.
Feb 9th 2017



Erionotini
(LepidopteraLepidoptera: Hesperiidae). Atalanta-35Atalanta 35 (1-2): 57-66. Devyatkin, A.L., 2007: Hesperiidae of Vietnam, 16. A new species and a new record of the Hesperiidae from
Feb 15th 2017



William Harry Evans
the taxonomy and systematics of the butterfly families Lycaenidae and Hesperiidae an example being his A revision of the Arhopala group of Oriental Lycaenidae
Feb 21st 2016



Dalla (skipper)
DallaDalla is a genus of skippers in the family Hesperiidae. DallaDalla agathocles (C. & R. Felder, 1867) DallaDalla austini A.D. Warren, 2011 DallaDalla bos Steinhauser
Feb 9th 2017



Piruna
Piruna is a genus of skippers in the family Hesperiidae. Piruna aea (Dyar, 1912) Piruna ajijiciensis Freeman, 1970 Piruna brunnea (Scudder, 1872) Piruna
Feb 9th 2017



List of butterflies of China (Hesperiidae)
Hesperiidae and an index to the species articles. This forms part of the full list of butterflies of China. 365 species or subspecies of Hesperiidae are
May 29th 2016



Zela (skipper)
Niceville, 1895 Devyatkin, A.L., 2007: Hesperiidae of Vietnam, 16. A new species and a new record of the Hesperiidae from Central Vietnam, with a revisional
Feb 9th 2017



Hasora leucospila
Hasora leucospila is a butterfly belonging to the family Hesperiidae which is found in Southeast Asia. Coeliadinae Hesperiidae
Mar 1st 2017



Gegenes nostrodamus
Afrotropical Butterflies: Hesperiidae - Subfamily Hesperiinae Watson, E. Y. 1891. Hesperiidae Indicae: descriptions of the Hesperiidae of India, Burmah and
Aug 15th 2016



Lepella
Lepella is a genus of skippers in the family Hesperiidae. It consists of only one species, Lepella lepeletier, Lepeletier's sylph, which is found in eastern
Feb 9th 2017



Olafia
Cyclopyge (trilobite). Olafia is a genus of skippers in the family Hesperiidae. It contains only one species, Olafia roscius, which is found in Brazil
Feb 9th 2017



Metisella decipiens
butterfly in the Hesperiidae family. It is found in Malawi and southern Tanzania. Metisella, funet.fi Afrotropical Butterflies: Hesperiidae - Subfamily
Mar 3rd 2017



Edward Yerbury Watson
an English entomologist who specialised in Lepidoptera most notably Hesperiidae. Yerbury Watson joined the North Lancashire regiment as Lieutenant in
Dec 9th 2016



Coeliades hanno
the three pip policeman or western policeman, is a butterfly in the Hesperiidae family. It is found in Senegal, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory
Mar 8th 2017



Erionota thrax
redeye or the banana skipper, is a butterfly belonging to the family Hesperiidae. It is found from India, through south-eastern Asia to Papua New Guinea
Aug 17th 2016



Actinor
Actinor radians, the veined dart, is a butterfly belonging to the family Hesperiidae, Actinor being a monotypic Himalayan genus. Male. Upperside luteous-brown
Mar 8th 2017



Metisella trisignatus
Metisella trisignatus, the three-spot sylph,' is a butterfly in the Hesperiidae family. It is found in Kenya, Tanzania and Zambia. Metisella trisignatus
Aug 9th 2016



Pseudoborbo bevani
Pseudoborbo bevani, the Beavan's swift, is a butterfly belonging to the family Hesperiidae. It is named after Captain Robert Cecil Beavan. Male. Upperside dark
Aug 19th 2016



Metisella quadrisignatus
Metisella quadrisignatus, the four-spot sylph, is a butterfly in the Hesperiidae family. It is found in Sudan, Kenya, Tanzania and Malawi. Metisella
Mar 2nd 2017



Ardaris
Ardaris is a Neotropical genus of firetips in the family Hesperiidae. It includes two endemic species that are restricted to mountain forests and paramos
Feb 9th 2017



Hovala amena
Hovala amena is a butterfly in the Hesperiidae family. It is found in north-western Madagascar. Hovala at Markku Savela's Lepidoptera and Some Other
Mar 1st 2017



Katreus
Katreus is a genus of skippers in the family Hesperiidae. It consists of only one species, Katreus johnstonii, the giant scarce sprite, which is found
Mar 4th 2017



Metisella tsadicus
Metisella tsadicus, the northern netted sylph, is a butterfly in the Hesperiidae family. It is found in Guinea, north-eastern Nigeria, Cameroon (from
Aug 9th 2016



Celaenorrhinus
Hesperiidae-IndicaeHesperiidae Indicae: being a reprint of descriptions of the Hesperiidae of India, Burma, and Ceylon. Bell, E.L. & A.S. Pinkus, 1934: New Hesperiidae
Feb 9th 2017



Pamphilites
Pamphilites is an extinct genus of skippers in the family Hesperiidae. It contains only one fossil species, Pamphilites abdita, recovered from the Tertiary
Feb 10th 2017



Heliopetes
Neotropical genus of spread-winged skipper butterflies in the family Hesperiidae. Heliopetes alana (Reakirt, 1868) Heliopetes arsalte (Linnaeus, 1758)
Feb 9th 2017



Metisella carsoni
Metisella carsoni is a butterfly in the Hesperiidae family. It is found in Tanzania (Fwambo and Kungwe) and north-eastern Zambia. Metisella, funet
Mar 3rd 2017



Metisella midas
Metisella midas, the golden sylph or Midas sylph, is a butterfly in the Hesperiidae family. It is found in Nigeria, Cameroon, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi
Mar 2nd 2017



Pyrrhiades
Pyrrhiades is a genus of butterflies in the family Hesperiidae. It contains only one species, Pyrrhiades lucagus, the western blue policeman, which is
Apr 19th 2017



Loxolexis
Loxolexis is an Afrotropical genus of skippers in the family Hesperiidae. Loxolexis dimidia (Holland, 1896) Loxolexis drucei (Larsen, 2002) Loxolexis
Feb 9th 2017



Hasora khoda
khoda, the large banded awl, is a butterfly belonging to the family Hesperiidae which is found in India, parts of Southeast Asia and Australia. The
Nov 29th 2016



Tsitana wallacei
Tsitana wallacei, Wallace's sylph, is a butterfly of the Hesperiidae family. It is found in Africa, including the Democratic Republic of the Congo (Shaba)
Aug 9th 2016



Metisella alticola
Metisella alticola is a butterfly in the Hesperiidae family. It is found in western Uganda, the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo and
Aug 9th 2016



Gyrogra
Gyrogra is a genus of skippers in the family Hesperiidae. It contains only one species, Gyrogra subnotata, the odd leaf sitter, which is found in Guinea
Mar 2nd 2017



Metisella angolana
Metisella angolana is a butterfly in the Hesperiidae family. It is found in Angola, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (Shaba) and Zambia. Metisella
Mar 3rd 2017



Aurina
Aurina is a genus of skippers in the family Hesperiidae. It contains only one species, Aurina dina, which is found in Ivory Coast. The genus was erected
Feb 9th 2017



Coeliades bocagii
butterfly in the Hesperiidae family. It is found on Sao Tome and Principe. Coeliades, funet.fi Afrotropical Butterflies: Hesperiidae - Subfamily Coeliadinae
Mar 2nd 2017



Pelopidas agna
swift or dark branded swift, is a butterfly belonging to the family Hesperiidae. In 1891, Edward Yerbury Watson wrote: Upperside glossy olive-brown;
Aug 15th 2016



Hovala pardalina
Hovala pardalina is a butterfly in the Hesperiidae family. It is found in central, northern and north-eastern Madagascar. The habitat consists of forests
Mar 8th 2017



Thespieus
Thespieus is a genus of skipper butterflies in the family Hesperiidae. Thespieus abatira (J. Zikan, 1938) Thespieus abauna (J. Zikan, 1938) Thespieus
Feb 9th 2017



Mopala
Mopala is a genus of skippers in the family Hesperiidae. It consists of only one species, Mopala orma, the orma, which is found in Guinea, Liberia, Ivory
Feb 9th 2017



Hovala saclavus
Hovala saclavus is a butterfly in the Hesperiidae family. It is found in eastern Madagascar. The habitat consists of forests. Hovala at Markku Savela's
Mar 1st 2017



Metisella kambove
Metisella kambove, the Kambove sylph, is a butterfly in the Hesperiidae family. It is found in Nigeria, Cameroon, Tanzania, the Democratic Republic of
Aug 9th 2016



Metisella perexcellens
Metisella perexcellens is a butterfly in the Hesperiidae family. It is found in Malawi and Tanzania. Metisella perexcellens perexcellens (Malawi: Kasungu
Mar 3rd 2017



Coeliades sejuncta
coast policeman or ochreous-banded policeman, is a butterfly in the Hesperiidae family. It is found along the coast of Kenya and in Tanzania (from the
Mar 1st 2017



Pyroneura toshikoae
Pyroneura toshikoae [1] is a butterfly of the Hesperiidae family. ItsIts forewing length is 19-20 mm. It is endemic to the Philippines. It is very rare species
Aug 19th 2016



Hovala dispar
Hovala dispar is a butterfly in the Hesperiidae family. It is found in central and eastern Madagascar. The habitat consists of forests. Hovala at Markku
Mar 8th 2017



Metisella abdeli
Metisella abdeli, the eastern sylph, is a butterfly in the Hesperiidae family. It is found in Cameroon, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda,
Aug 9th 2016





Images provided by Bing