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Species Decinea percosius - Double-dotted Skipper - Hodges#4002

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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 Hesperiinae (Grass Skippers)
Tribe Hesperiini
Genus Decinea
Species percosius (Double-dotted Skipper - Hodges#4002)
Hodges Number
4002
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Decinea percosius (Godman)
Orig. Comb: Cobalus percosius Godman, 1900
Numbers
1 sp. n. of Mex. - BOA
Range
southmost TX (Starr to Cameron Co.) / Mexico to Guyana - BOA, MPG
Remarks
Texas Parks & Wildlife considers this to be a "Species of Greatest Conservation Need" (SGCN) (1)