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Genus Urbanus

Interesting Moth - Urbanus dorantes Skipper Longtail - Urbanus dorantes - Urbanus dorantes Dorantes Longtail - Urbanus dorantes Dorantes Longtail - Urbanus dorantes SKIPPER - Urbanus proteus ? Unknown Moth or Skipper ? - Urbanus proteus Dorantes Longtail? - Urbanus dorantes Turquoise Longtail - Urbanus evona
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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 Eudaminae (Dicot Skippers)
Genus Urbanus
Explanation of Names
Urbanus Hübner, [1807]
Numbers
11 North American species (1)
Print References
Steinhauser, S.R., 1981: Revision of the Proteus group of the genus Urbanus Hubner (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae). Bulletin of the Allyn Museum 62: 1-41. (Full PDF)