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Papilionidae | Pieridae | Lycaenidae | Riodinidae | Nymphalidae | Hesperiidae
Hesperiidae: Pyrrhopyginae | Pyrginae | Hesperiinae | Heteropterinae
Over 2380 Hesperiidae species are known to occur in the neotropical region. Another 1000 probably await discovery. The thumbnails below link to detailed articles about each species.

Pyrginae

Phocides pigmalion

Phocides metrodorus

Phocides oreides

Porphyrogenes spadix

Porphyrogenes omphale

Porphyrogenes suva

Dyscophellus ethyras

Dyscophellus porcius

Bungalotis midas

Pseudonascus paulliniae

Phanus vitreus

Chrysoplectrum perniciosus

Neoxeniades bajula

Nascus phocus

Aguna aurunce

Astraptes anaphus

Astraptes fulgerator

Astraptes talus

Cogia calchas

Phareas coeleste

Epargyreus exadeus

Hyalothyrus neleus

Milanion pilumnus

Milanion cramba

Spathilepia clonius

Autochton zarex

Autochton longipennis

Autochton bipunctatus

Autochton neis

Polythrix caunus

Polythrix octomaculata

Polythrix hirtius

Polythrix gyges

Urbanus proteus

Urbanus teleus

Urbanus dorantes

Urbanus simplicius

Urbanus belli

Urbanus tanna

Quadrus cerialis

Quadrus deyrollei

Quadrus contubernalis

Pythonides herennius

Sostrata pusilla

Sostrata festiva

Viola violella

Pachyneuria duidae

Ouleus fridericus

Nisoniades rubescens

Nisoniades macarius

Nisoniades ephora

Nisoniades evansi

Trina geometrina

Bolla giselus

Bolla atahuallpai

Bolla cupreiceps

Bolla morona

Staphylus chlora

Staphylus minor

Staphylus oeta

Iliana purpurascens

Gorgopas chlorocephala

Gorgopas trochilus

Gindanes brebisson

Conognathus platon

Anisochoria pedaliodina

Mictris crispus

Anastrus neaeris

Anastrus meliboea

Pellicia santana

Pellicia costimacula

Camptopleura termon

Cycloglypha tisias

Cycloglypha enega

Cycloglypha thrasibulis

Helias cama

Helias phalaenoides

Helias godmani

Noctuana haematospila

Ebrietas anacreon

Gorgythion begga pyralina

Sophista aristoteles

Theagenes albiplaga

Spioniades abbreviata

Achlyodes busirus

Achlyodes pallida

Aethilla eleusinia

Eantis minna

Eantis thraso

Telemiades epicalus

Zera nolckeni

Zera hosta

Plumbago plumbago

Timochreon satyrus

Cyclosemia leppa

Myrinia mysis

Antigonus nearchus

Antigonus erosus

Antigonus mutilatus

Antigonus decens

Mylon zephus

Mylon cajus

Mylon maimon

Mylon illineatus

Carrhenes canescens

Carrhenes bamba

Carrhenes leada

Carrhenes santes

Polyctor polyctor

Potamanaxas andraemon

Potamanaxas laoma

Potamanaxas melicertes

Potamanaxas effusa

Potamanaxas paralus

Diaeus variegata

Celaenorrhinus suthina

Celaenorrhinus eligius

Pyrgus orcus

Pyrgus orcus

Pyrgus adepta

Heliopetes alana

Heliopetes arsalte

Gesta gesta

 

Xenophanes tryxus

Cabirus procas

 

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