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Family Hesperiidae - Skippers

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Acacia Skipper - Cogia hippalus Sliver-spotted Skipper - Epargyreus clarus Silver Spotted Skipper - Epargyreus clarus Potrillo Skipper - Cabares potrillo Skipper - Achalarus toxeus Caterpillar - Epargyreus clarus Southern Cloudywing - Thorybes bathyllus Mangrove Skipper - Phocides pigmalion

Skipper - Polites peckius California skipper - Ochlodes sylvanoides Hobomok Skipper (Poanes hobomok) - Poanes hobomok Skipper - Ochlodes sylvanoides Eufala skipper - Lerodea eufala Common or Lindsey's? - Hesperia lindseyi Poanes hobomok Dun Skipper - Euphyes vestris - female

Arctic Skipper - Carterocephalus palaemon Many-spotted Skipperling - Piruna aea Artic Skipper - Carterocephalus palaemon Hesperiidae: Carterocephalus palaemon? - Carterocephalus palaemon Russet Skipperling - Piruna pirus Four-spotted Skipperling - Piruna polingii many-spotted skipperling - Piruna aea Brown Skipper - Piruna pirus

Arizona or Huachuca Giant-Skipper - Agathymus Moth ? - Megathymus yuccae Yucca Giant-Skipper - Megathymus yuccae - male Yucca Giant Skipper - Megathymus yuccae Strecker's larva - Megathymus streckeri M. streckeri and M. yuccae hatched eggs - Megathymus streckeri Strecker's Giant-Skipper - Megathymus streckeri - female Coahuila Giant Skpper (Agathymus remingtoni) - Agathymus remingtoni

Tropical Checkered-Skipper - Pyrgus oileus - female Golden-headed Scallopwing - Staphylus ceos Desert Checkered-Skipper - Pyrgus philetas Erichson's White Skipper? - Heliopyrgus domicella Arizona Powdered Skipper - Systasea zampa Skipper Butterfly - Pyrgus communis Pyrginae? - Pholisora catullus dark skipper - Staphylus hayhurstii