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Genus Pyrgus - Checkered-Skippers

Common Checkered-Skippers - Pyrgus communis - male - female Which Checkered Skipper? - Pyrgus Tropical Checkered-Skipper - Pyrgus oileus - male Skipper ID? - Pyrgus Skipper? - Pyrgus oileus Common Checkered Skipper - Hodges#3966 - Pyrgus communis Is this Pyrgus communis? - Pyrgus skipper on raspberry leaves - Pyrgus communis
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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 Pyrginae (Spread-wing Skippers)
Tribe Pyrgini
Genus Pyrgus (Checkered-Skippers)
Numbers
Eight species, mostly western (1)
Internet References
species accounts of all 8 species in North America (nearctica.com)