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Lento hermione hermione

(Schaus, 1913)

Hermione Skipper

S Mexico (Chiapas) to Panama

Lento xanthina

(Mabille, 1891)

Xanthina Skipper

Costa Rica to Colombia and
Venezuela

Zariaspes mys

(Hübner, [1808])

Mys Skipper

E Mexico to S Brazil & Paraguay

Zariaspes mythecus

Godman, 1900

Godman's Skipper

W Mexico (NAY to OAX)

Cantha roraimae

(E. Bell, 1932)

Roraima Skipper

Chiapas and Belize to N Brazil

Vinius sagitta

(Mabille, 1889)

Sagitta Skipper

Nicaragua to upper Amazon

Vinius tryhana tryhana

(Kaye, 1914)

Gold-washed Skipper

E Mexico to Costa Rica, Guyana,
Trinidad

Vinpeius tinga

(Evans, 1955)

Freeman's Skipper

E Mexico to El Salvador,
[Venezuela?]

Pheraeus odilia epidius

(Mabille, 1891)

Snazzy Skipper

Nicaragua to Colombia

Pheraeus unia

(Butler, 1870)

Confusing Skipper

SE Brazil; probably mislabeled
from Hispaniola

Pheraeus covadonga covadonga

H. Freeman, 1969

'Eastern' Covadonga Skipper

E Mexico: Tamaulipas to Chiapas

Pheraeus covadonga loxicha

Steinhauser, 1991

'Western' Covadonga Skipper

SW Mexico: Oaxaca

Apaustus gracilis gracilis

(C. Felder & R. Felder, 1867)

Delicate Skipper

Nicaragua to Ecuador

Apaustus menes

(Stoll, 1782)

Menes Skipper

Nicaragua to upper Amazon

Callimormus radiola radiola

(Mabille, 1878)

Radiant Skipper

S Mexico to S Brazil

Callimormus alsimo

(Möschler, 1883)

Alsimo Skipper

Panama to S Brazil

Callimormus juventus

Scudder, 1872

Juventus Skipper

S Mexico to Argentina

Callimormus saturnus

(Herrich-Schäffer, 1869)

Saturnus Skipper

E & W Mexico to S Brazil &
Paraguay

Mnasicles geta

Godman, 1901

Violet-frosted Skipper

E Mexico to Costa Rica

Mnasicles hicetaon

Godman, 1901

Gray Skipper

W Mexico and Yucatan to Trinidad
and Paraguay

Remella remus

(Fabricius, 1798)

Black-spot Remella

E & W Mexico to S Brazil &
Paraguay

Remella rita

(Evans, 1955)

Rita’s Remella

E & W Mexico to Panama

Remella duena

(Evans, 1955)

Guatemalan Remella

S Mexico to Guatemala

Remella vopiscus

(Herrich-Schäffer, 1869)

Cryptic Remella

SE Mexico to N Brazil

Amblyscirtes folia

Godman, 1900

Larger Roadside-Skipper

TL: Mexico (Gue/Jal)

Amblyscirtes raphaeli

H. Freeman, 1973

Giant Roadside-Skipper

TL: Mexico (Oax)

Amblyscirtes patriciae

(E. Bell, 1959)

Patricia’s Roadside-Skipper

TL: Guatemala

Amblyscirtes exoteria

(Herrich-Schäffer, 1865)
(Typical segregate)

Large Roadside-Skipper

 

Amblyscirtes exoteria

(Herrich-Schäffer, 1865)
(Southern segregate)

Large Roadside-Skipper

 

Amblyscirtes cassus

W. H. Edwards, 1883

Cassus Roadside-Skipper

TL: USA (Az)

Amblyscirtes texanae

E. Bell, 1927

Texas Roadside-Skipper

TL: USA (Tx)

Amblyscirtes aenus aenus

W. H. Edwards, 1878

Bronze Roadside-Skipper

TL: USA (Co)

Amblyscirtes aenus erna

H. Freeman, 1943

Bronze Roadside-Skipper

NE Mexico

Amblyscirtes aenus megamacula

Scott, 1998

Bronze Roadside-Skipper

NW Mexico

Amblyscirtes linda

H. Freeman, 1943

Linda's Roadside-Skipper

TL: USA (Ar)

Amblyscirtes fluonia

Godman, 1900

Brassy Roadside-Skipper

TL: Mexico (Gue/Jal)

Amblyscirtes oslari

(Skinner, 1899)

Oslar’s Roadside-Skipper

TL: USA (Co)

Amblyscirtes brocki

H. Freeman, 1992 (Typical
segregate)

Brock’s Roadside-Skipper

TL: Mexico (Son)

Amblyscirtes brocki

H. Freeman, 1992 (Southern
segregate)

Brock’s Roadside-Skipper

 

Amblyscirtes elissa elissa

Godman, 1900

Elissa Roadside-Skipper

SW Mexico

Amblyscirtes elissa arizonae

H. Freeman, 1993

Elissa Roadside-Skipper

NW Mexico

Amblyscirtes hegon

(Scudder, 1863)

Pepper and Salt Skipper

TL: USA (NH)

Amblyscirtes carolina

(Skinner, 1892)

Carolina Roadside-Skipper

TL: USA (NC)

Amblyscirtes reversa

F. Jones, 1926

Reversed Roadside-Skipper

TL: USA (Va)

Amblyscirtes aesculapius

(Fabricius, 1793)

Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper

TL: N. America

Amblyscirtes nereus

(W. H. Edwards, 1876)

Slaty Roadside-Skipper

TL: USA (Az)

Amblyscirtes nysa

W. H. Edwards, 1877

Nysa Roadside-Skipper

TL: USA (Tx)

Amblyscirtes eos

(W. H. Edwards, 1871)

Dotted Roadside-Skipper

TL: USA (Tx)

Amblyscirtes vialis

(W. H. Edwards, 1862)

Common Roadside-Skipper

TL: USA (Il)

Amblyscirtes alternata

(Grote & Robinson, 1867)

Dusky Roadside-Skipper

TL: USA (Ga)

Amblyscirtes celia

Skinner, 1895

Celia’s Roadside-Skipper

TL: USA (Tx)

Amblyscirtes belli

H. Freeman, 1941

Bell's Roadside-Skipper

TL: USA (Tx)

Amblyscirtes tolteca tolteca

Scudder, 1872

Toltec Roadside-Skipper

S TX (as stray), E & W Mexico to
Nicaragua

Amblyscirtes tolteca prenda

Evans, 1955

Toltec Roadside-Skipper

SE AZ, far NW Mexico

Amblyscirtes phylace

(W. H. Edwards, 1878)

Orange-headed Roadside-Skipper

TL: USA (Co)

Amblyscirtes fimbriata fimbriata

(Plötz, 1882)

Orange-edged Roadside-Skipper

TL: Mexico

Amblyscirtes fimbriata pallida

H. Freeman, 1993

White-edged Roadside-Skipper

TL: Mexico (Mex)

Amblyscirtes anubis

(Godman, 1900)

Half-edged Roadside-Skipper

TL: Mexico (Gue/Ver)

Amblyscirtes novimmaculatus

A. Warren, 1998

Immaculate Roadside-Skipper

SW Mexico

Eutocus facilis

(Plötz, 1884)

Facilis Skipper

S Mexico to Ecuador and Bolivia

Eutocus matildae vinda

Evans, 1955

Purple-shaded Skipper

Costa Rica to Bolivia & S Brazil

Eutocus vetulus vetulus

(Mabille, 1883)

Vetulus Skipper

Nicaragua to Costa Rica

Virga virginius

(Möschler, 1883)

Virginius Skipper

Chiapas to upper Amazon

Virga clenchi

L. Miller, 1970

Clench's Skipper

E Mexico: TAMPS to VER & CAMP

Virga xantho

(Schaus, 1913)

Xantho Skipper

Nicaragua to Ecuador

Eprius veleda veleda

(Godman, 1900)

Veleda Skipper

E Mexico to Bolivia

Ludens ludens

(Mabille, 1891)

Ludens Skipper

Costa Rica to Argentina

Methionopsis ina

(Plötz, 1882)

Ina Skipper

E & W Mexico to S Brazil &
Paraguay

Methionopsis dolor

Evans, 1955

Dolor Skipper

Belize, Guatemala to Guyana and
Peru

Methionopsis typhon

Godman, 1901

Typhon Skipper

SE Mexico to Costa Rica

Inglorius mediocris

Austin, 1997

Mediocre Skipper

Campeche, N Guatemala, Belize

Methion melas

Godman, 1900

Rusty Skipper

S Mexico (VER, CHIS), Guatemala

Thargella caura caura

(Plötz, 1882)

Round-winged Skipper

SE Mexico to Bolivia and C
Brazil

Repens florus

(Godman, 1900)

False Roadside-Skipper

E & W Mexico, Belize, Nicaragua

Lucida lucia oebasus

(Godman, 1900)

Mottled Skipper

Costa Rica to Ecuador

Phanes aletes

(Geyer, 1832)

Jeweled Skipper

E & W Mexico to S Brazil

Phanes almoda

(Hewitson, 1866)

Almoda Skipper

SE Mexico to S Brazil

Sodalia sodalis

(Butler, 1877)

Sodalis Skipper

Nicaragua to S Brazil

Mnestheus ittona

(Butler, 1870)

Ittona Skipper

Costa Rica to Bolivia

Artines aepitus

(Geyer, 1832)

Widespread Peacock-Skipper

Panama to S Brazil

Artines rica

Steinhauser & Austin, 1993

Costa Rican Peacock-Skipper

Costa Rica

Flaccilla aecas

(Stoll, 1781)

Aecas Ruby-eye

E & W Mexico to S Brazil

Vidius perigenes

(Godman, 1900)

Pale-rayed Skipper

S TX, E & W Mexico to Colombia

Monca crispinus

(Plötz, 1882)

Violet-patched Skipper

[= tyrtaeus], S TX, E & W Mexico
to Colombia

Monca telata

(Herrich-Schäffer, 1869)

Telata Skipper

Belize, Guatemala to Guyana,
Trinidad and Tobago

Monca jera

(Godman, 1900)

Jera Skipper

SW Mexico: MICH & MOR to CHIS

Nastra lherminier

(Latreille, [1824])

Swarthy Skipper

E USA: KS to TX, E to FL, NJ, CT

Nastra neamathla

(Skinner & R. Williams, 1923)

Neamathla Skipper

SE USA (FL, TX), NOT in Mexico
or Central America

Nastra julia

(H. Freeman, 1945)

Julia’s Skipper

[= hoffmanni], far SW USA, C & S
TX, E & W Mexico to C. Rica

Nastra leucone leucone

(Godman, 1900)

Leucone Skipper

E Mexico to Costa Rica

Cymaenes tripunctus tripunctus

(Herrich-Schäffer, 1865)

Three-spotted Skipper

S FL, Bahamas, Cuba, Hispaniola,
Puerto Rico, Jamaica, etc.

Cymaenes tripunctus theogenis

(Capronnier, 1874)

Theogenis Skipper

Chiapas to S Brazil & Paraguay

Cymaenes alumna

(Butler, 1877)

Alumna Skipper

SE Mexico to Bolivia & S Brazil

Cymaenes laurelolus laureolus

(Schaus, 1913)

Laureolus Skipper

E Mexico to Ecuador

Cymaenes trebius

(Mabille, 1891)

Fawn-spotted Skipper

SE AZ (rare stray), S TX, E & W
Mexico to Colombia

Cymaenes fraus

(Godman, 1900)

Frosty-banded Skipper

E Mexico to Costa Rica

Vehilius stictomenes illudens

(Mabille, 1891)

Pasture Skipper

E & W Mexico to Panama

Vehilius inca

(Scudder, 1872)

Inca Skipper

E & W Mexico to Argentina

Vehilius vetula

(Mabille, 1878)

Vetula Skipper

Nicaragua to Bolivia

Lerodea eufala eufala

(W. H. Edwards, 1869)

Eufala Skipper

S & C CA, to S NM, C & S TX-OK
to VA-FL (strays N); to Argent.

Lerodea arabus

(W. H. Edwards, 1882)

Violet-clouded Skipper

[= dysaules], S AZ, S TX to
Costa Rica

Mnasilus allubita

(Butler, 1870)

Butler's Skipper

E & W Mexico to S Brazil &
Paraguay

Sucova sucova

(Schaus, 1902)

Sucova Skipper

[= Cynea fista], Chiapas to S
Brazil

Mnasinous patage

Godman, 1900

Black-veined Skipper

SW & E Mexico to Costa Rica

Mnasitheus chrysophrys

(Mabille, 1891)

Chrysophrys Skipper

SE Mexico to S Brazil & Paraguay

Mnasitheus nitra

Evans, 1955

Nitra Skipper

W Mexico, Guatemala, Belize to S
Brazil

Mnasitheus cephoides

Hayward, 1943

Cephoides Skipper

Belize to S Brazil

Mnasitheus simplicissima

(Herrich-Schäffer, 1870)

Strange-stigma Skipper

Costa Rica to Bolivia

Moeris striga stroma

Evans, 1955

Flag Skipper

E & W Mexico to Colombia

Moeris hyagnis hyagnis

Godman, 1900

Hyagnis Skipper

E Mexico to Costa Rica

Parphorus storax storax

(Mabille, 1891)

Storax Skipper

SE Mexico to S Brazil

Parphorus decora

(Herrich-Schäffer, 1869)

Decora Skipper

SE Mexico to S Brazil

Parphorus oca

Evans, 1955

Oca Skipper

Panama to Peru

Parphorus granta

Evans, 1955

Granta Skipper

Panama

Parphorus oeagrus

(Godman, 1900)

Tawny-washed Skipper

Costa Rica

Parphorus sapala

(Godman, 1900)

Sapala Skipper

Panama to Peru

Parphorus jaguar

Steinhauser, 2008

Steinhauser's Skipper

Guyana, Nicaragua

Papias phainis

Godman, 1900

Somber Skipper

[= sobrinus?], SE Mexico to Peru
and Uruguay

Papias phaeomelas

(Hübner, 1831)

Hubner's Skipper

SE Mexico to Ecuador and upper
Amazon

Papias dictys

Godman, 1900

Bottom-spotted Skipper

E & S Mexico to Ecuador

Papias subcostulata

(Herrich-Schäffer, 1870)

Jungle Skipper

[= infuscata (Plötz, 1882)], S
Mexico to S Brazil & Paraguay

Papias trimacula

Nicolay, 1973

Three-dotted Skipper

Costa Rica to Panama

Cobalopsis latonia

Schaus, 1913

Latonia Skipper

Costa Rica and Panama

Cobalopsis autumna

(Plötz, 1882)

Autumna Skipper

SE Mexico to S Brazil

Cobalopsis nero

(Herrich-Schäffer, 1869)

Nero Skipper

[= zetus], E & S Mexico to S
Brazil & Paraguay

Cobalopsis miaba

(Schaus, 1902)

Miaba Skipper

Costa Rica to S Brazil &
Paraguay

Arita arita

(Schaus, 1902)

Arita Skipper

[= Thoon wellingi], SE Mexico to
Argentina

Lerema lumina

(Herrich-Schäffer, 1869)

Overcast Skipper

Chiapas to Colombia

Lerema accius

(J. E. Smith, 1797)

Clouded Skipper

[including lochius], S USA
(strays N) to Colombia &
Venezuela

Lerema liris

Evans, 1955

Liris Skipper

E & W Mexico to Costa Rica

Lerema ancillaris

(Butler, 1877)

Plain skipper

Costa Rica and Trinidad to upper
Amazon

Morys valda

Evans, 1955

Valda Skipper

["valerius"], E & W Mexico to
Costa Rica

Morys micythus

(Godman, 1900)

Micythus Skipper

["compta"], S & E Mexico to
Colombia and Ecuador

Morys lyde

(Godman, 1900)

Violet-studded Skipper

S & E Mexico to Costa Rica

Morys geisa

(Möschler, 1879)

Geisa Skipper

Costa Rica and Trinidad to
Argentina

Adlerodea petrovna

(Schaus, 1902)

Petrovna Skipper

S Mexico to S Brazil

Tigasis zalates

Godman, 1900

Zalates Skipper

Costa Rica to Ecuador

Tigasis simplex

(Bell, 1930)

Simple Skipper

W Mexico and Yucatan to
Argentina

Tigasis nausiphanes

(Schaus, 1913)

Cloud-forest Skipper

W Mexico to Panama

Halotus rica

(E. Bell, 1942)

Costa Rican Skipper

W Mexico to Costa Rica

Halotus angellus

(Plötz, 1886)

Angellus Skipper

Costa Rica and Panama

Halotus jonaveriorum

Burns, 1992

John-and-Avery's Skipper

W Mexico

Niconiades incomptus

Austin, 1997

Half-tailed Skipper

E & W Mexico to Costa Rica

Niconiades xanthaphes

Hübner, [1821]

Stub-tailed Skipper

Panama to Uruguay and Paraguay

Niconiades comitana

H. Freeman, 1969

Comitana Skipper

SE Mexico (Chiapas and Veracruz)

Niconiades nikko

Hayward, 1948

Nikko Skipper

E Mexico to Ecuador, S Brazil
and Paraguay

Niconiades viridis vista

Evans, 1955

Vista Skipper

Oaxaca to Ecuador

Niconiades bifurcus

Anderson, 2008

Bifurcus Skipper

Nicaragua

Troyus turneri

(Troyus, A. Warren & Turland
2012)

Turner's Skipper

Jamaica

Vettius lafrenaye pica

(Herrich-Schäffer, 1869)

Two-toned Skipper

SE Mexico to upper Amazon

Vettius richardi

(A. Weeks, 1906)

Richard's Skipper

Panama, Colombia, Venezuela,
Guianas, Brazil, Ecuador

Vettius triangularis

(Hübner, [1831])

Triangular Skipper

Panama to Guianas and Amazonas

Vettius phyllus phyllus

(Cramer, 1777)

Phyllus Skipper

Panama and Trinidad to C Brazil

Vettius chagres

Nicolay, 1973

Chagres Skipper

Panama & Colombia

Vettius aurelius

(Plötz, 1882)

Aurelius Skipper

Guatemala to C Brazil

Vettius marcus

(Fabricius, 1787)

Marcus Skipper

S Mexico (Chiapas) to Argentina

Vettius diversa maeon

(Mabille, 1891)

Diversa Skipper

Nicaragua to Colombia

Vettius fantasos

(Cramer, 1780)

Fantastic Skipper

S TX (sporadic), E & W Mexico to
Paraguay

Vettius onaca

Evans, 1955

Onaca Skipper

SE Mexico to El Salvador

Vettius artona

(Hewitson, 1868)

White-veined Skipper

Nicaragua to S Brazil

Vettius coryna conka

Evans, 1955

Silver-plated Skipper

S Mexico to Panama

Vettius coryna argentus

H. Freeman, 1969

'Chiapan' Silver-plated Skipper

S Mexico to El Salvador, at
least

Vettius tertianus

(Herrich-Schäffer, 1869)

Blurry Skipper

SE Mexico to French Guiana and
Trinidad

Paracarystus hypargyra

(Herrich-Schäffer, 1869)

Hypargyra Skipper

SE Mexico to S Brazil

Thoon modius

(Mabille, 1889)

Moody Skipper

E & W Mexico to upper Amazon and
Bolivia

Thoon taxes

Godman, 1900

Taxes Skipper

Costa Rica and Panama

Thoon aethus

(Hayward, 1951)

Disjunct Skipper

Nicaragua, Bolivia

Thoon opus

Steinhauser, 2008

Opus Skipper

Nicaragua, Guyana

Justinia norda

Evans, 1955

False Saliana

["phaetusa"], SE Mexico to
Colombia

Justinia gertschi

(E. Bell, 1937)

Gertsch's Skipper

Panama

Justinia justinianus

(Latreille, [1824])

Justinianus Skipper

Nicaragua [as J. j. justinianus,
but may be J. j. dappa Evans,
1955]

Eutychide complana

(Herrich-Schäffer, 1869)

Compliant Skipper

E Mexico to Bolivia and upper
Amazon

Eutychide subcordata ochus

Godman, 1900

Ochus Skipper

SE Mexico to Costa Rica

Eutychide paria

(Plötz, 1882)

Gold-dot Skipper

SE Mexico to Colombia and upper
Amazon

Eutychide asema

(Mabille, 1891)

Honduras Skipper

Honduras

Onophas columbaria columbaria

(Herrich-Schäffer, 1870)

Blue-glossed Skipper

SE Mexico to Bolivia and C
Brazil

Onophas chlorocephala

(Godman, 1900)

Green-headed Skipper

Panama

Naevolus orius

(Mabille, 1883)

Orius Skipper

E & W Mexico to S Brazil

Styriodes quadrinotata

(Mabille, [1889])

Four-marked Skipper

Costa Rica and Panama

Styriodes lyco

Schaus, 1913

Lyco Skipper

Costa Rica to Colombia

Styriodes dedecora

(Plötz, 1882)

Dedecora Skipper

[= quaka], S Mexico to Ecuador

Styriodes zeteki

(E. Bell, 1931)

Zetek’s Skipper

Guatemala, Panama

Dion gemmatus

(Butler, 1872)

Gemmed Skipper

Costa Rica and Panama

Enosis uza pruinosa

(Plötz, 1882)

Blue-spotted Skipper

El Salvador and Nicaragua to
Colombia

Enosis immaculata immaculata

(Hewitson, 1868)

Immaculata Skipper

SE Mexico to Ecuador and Peru

Enosis achelous

(Plötz, 1882)

Ferruginous Skipper

SE Mexico to Ecuador

Enosis matheri

H. Freeman, 1969

Mather’s Skipper

SE Mexico (Veracruz)

Vertica verticalis coatepeca

(Schaus, 1902)

Vertical Skipper

SE Mexico to Costa Rica

Vertica subrufescens

(Schaus, 1913)

Subrufescens Skipper

SE Mexico to Costa Rica

Vertica ibis

Evans, 1955

Ibis Skipper

SE Mexico, Bolivia

Saturnus reticulata obscurus

(E. Bell, 1941)

Bell's Skipper

E & S Mexico to Panama

Phlebodes campo sifax

Evans, 1955

Sifax Skipper

Chiapas, Belize, Costa Rica to
Guianas, Amazon Basin

Phlebodes eteocla

(Plötz, 1882)

Eteocla Skipper

Costa Rica to Argentina

Joanna joanna

Evans, 1955

Joanna’s Skipper

E & W Mexico to Panama

Rhinthon osca

(Plötz, 1882)

Osca Skipper

S TX (as stray); E & SW Mexico
to Venezuela & Ecuador, Trinidad

Rhinthon cubana

(Herrich-Schäffer, 1865)

Cuban Skipper

Greater Antilles

Rhinthon molion

(Godman, 1901)

Blue-based Skipper

E Mexico to Ecuador

"Rhinthon" bushi

F. Watson, 1937

Bush's Skipper

Hispaniola

Mucia zygia

(Plötz, 1886)

Black-dotted Skipper

E & W Mexico to Argentina

Mucia gulala

(Schaus, 1902)

Gulala Skipper

Panama to Bolivia & S Brazil