Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eantis tamenund (W. H. Edwards, 1871)
Hesperia Tamenund W. H. Edwards, 1871
Urbanus thraso Hübner, 
description. FW is pointed, with a shallow indentation below the apex. Dorsal side of male is dark brown with a purple sheen and pale brown spots; female is brown with bands of square blue-gray or olive-gray spots.
Texas and Oklahoma; Mexico to South America. (2)
forest edges, openings, and gaps; gardens
Adults are nectar feeders. Also gather at scat: Photo
- (B Bouton, 2003)
Larvae host on foliage of Prickly-ash - Zanthoxylum spp. (Rutaceae)
Larvae rest in nests made by webbing leaves together.
Type Locality: "near Waco, Texas"
Glazed Pellicia Skipper - Pellicia arina
Warren, A.D. 1996. Phylogenetic revision of the skippers of the mithridates species group, and their replacement in Eantis Boisduval, 1836 (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae: Pyrginae). Entomology Department Honors Thesis, Cornell University, Ithaca. 188 pp., 39 pls.
Wauer, R.H. 2004. Butterflies of the Lower Rio Grande Valley. Johnson Books, Boulder, CO. (3)