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Species Urbanus doryssus - Hodges#3894

Classification
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 Eudaminae (Dicot Skippers)
Genus Urbanus
Species doryssus (Urbanus doryssus - Hodges#3894)
Hodges Number
3894
Size
Wing Span: 1 3/16 - 1 7/8 inches (3 - 4.8 cm).
Identification
Tails short and broad. Uppersides of tails and most of the hindwing outer margins white; remainder of wing surfaces dark brown.
Range
Argentina north through tropical America to Mexico. Strays north to the lower Rio Grande Valley, Texas.
Habitat
Subtropical scrub.
Season
All year in Mexico; March-November in South Texas.
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