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Species Xenophanes tryxus - Glassy-winged Skipper - Hodges#3936

Glassy - winged Skipper (Xenophanes tryxus) - Xenophanes tryxus
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Papilionoidea (Butterflies and Skippers)
Family Hesperiidae (Skippers)
Subfamily Pyrginae (Spread-wing Skippers)
Tribe Pyrgini
Genus Xenophanes
Species tryxus (Glassy-winged Skipper - Hodges#3936)
Hodges Number
Explanation of Names
Xenophanes tryxus (Stoll, 1780)
s. TX (as strays) to Argentina - Map (MPG, BOA)
First U.S. records reported by Barnes & McDunnough (1913) from Brownsville, Cameron Co., Texas.
Print References
Barnes, W. & J.H. McDunnough. 1913. Species of Lepidoptera new to our fauna, with synonymical notes. Canadian Entomologist 45(6): 182-185. (Full Text)
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