Hesperiidae

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Subclassis: Pterygota
Divisio: Neoptera
Subdivisio: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Cladus: Amphiesmenoptera
Ordo: Lepidoptera
Subordo: Glossata
Infraordo: Heteroneura
Divisio: Ditrysia
Sectio: Cossina
Subsection: Bombycina
Superfamilia: Papilionoidea
Series: Hesperiiformes
Familia: Hesperiidae
Subfamiliae: Coeliadinae - Euschemoninae - Eudaminae - Hesperiinae - Heteropterinae - Pyrginae - Trapezitinae
[list of subfamiliae after Warren, Ogawa & Brower (2009)]

Name

Hesperiidae Latreille, 1809

Synonyms

* Megathymidae


References

* P. Ackery, R. de Jong and R. I. Vane-Wright: The Butterflies: Hedyloidea, Hesperioidea and Papilionoidea. in Lepidoptera, Moths and Butterflies. 1. Evolution, Systematics and Biogeography. Handbook of Zoology 4(35): 263-300 (ed. N. P. Kristensen). Berlin: de Gruyter. (1999)
* Austin, G.T., 2008: Hesperiidae of Rondônia, Brazil: A new genus and species of Pyrginae. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 62 (1): 36-39.
* Chiba, H.; Hsu, Y.-f.; Tsukiyama, H.; Lo, P.Y.; Chen, C.-r.; Wang, S.-m. 2009: Jinhaku Sonan’s skipper type collection deposited at Taiwan Agricultural Research Institute (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae). Zootaxa, 2202: 48-58. Abstract & excerpt PDF
* Hsu, Y.F. , H. Chiba , Y.C. Yang , H. Tsukiyama , P.S. Yang & S.M. Wang, 2006: A taxonomic review of the Taiwanese Skippers described by Shonen Matsumura (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae). Zoological Studies 45 (3): 322-338. Full article: [1]
* Lamas, Gerardo, 2004, Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera; Checklist: Part 4A; Hesperioidea-Papilionoidea.
* Miller, L.D., 1971: Descriptions of new species and notes on other Hesperiidae of Africa. Bull. Allyn Museum 2: 1-17. Full article: [2]
* Miller, L.D. & J.Y. Miller, 1972: New high-altitude Hesperiinae from Mexico and Ecuador (Hesperiidae). Bull. Allyn Museum 7: 1-7. Full article: [3]
* Sousa de A. Bivar & L.F. Mendes, 2007: On the genus Eagris Guenée, 1863 in Angola (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae). Shilap Revista de Lepidopterologia 35 (139): 311-316. Full article: [4]
* Steiner, S.R., 1975: An annotated list of the Hesperiidae of El Salvador. Bulletin of the Allyn Museum 29: 1-34. Full article: [5].
* Warren, A.D. ; J.R. Ogawa & A.V.Z. Brower, 2008: Phylogenetic relationships of subfamilies and circumscription of tribes in the family Hesperiidae (Lepidoptera: Hesperioidea). Cladistics 24: 642-676.
* Warren, A.D.; Ogawa, J.R.; Brower, A.V.Z. 2009: Revised classification of the family Hesperiidae (Lepidoptera: Hesperioidea) based on combined molecular and morphological data. Systematic entomology, 34: 467-523.


Vernacular names
English: Skipper, Skipper Butterfly
日本語: セセリチョウ科
Suomi: Paksupäät
中文: 弄蝶科

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