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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Cladus: Amphiesmenoptera
Ordo: Lepidoptera
Subordo: Glossata
Cladus: Coelolepida
Cladus: Myoglossata
Cladus: Neolepidoptera
Infraordo: Heteroneura
Cladus: Eulepidoptera
Cladus: Ditrysia
Cladus: Apoditrysia
Cladus: Obtectomera
Superfamilia: Papilionoidea

Familia: Hesperiidae
Subfamilia: Hesperiinae
Tribus: Erionotini
Genus: Idmon
Species: I. bicolora – I. distanti – I. flavata – I. fujianana – I. latifascia – I. obliquans

Idmon de Nicéville, 1895

Type species: Iambrix distanti Shepard, 1937: 20.

Idmon de Nicéville, 1895: 375; Hemming, 1967: 230.
Yania H. Huang, 1997ː 147.
Yanoancistroides H. Huang, 1999 (synonymized by Fan, Wang & Zeng 2007: 57)


Fan, X.L., Wang, M. & Zeng, L. 2007: The genus Idmon de Nicéville (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae) from China, with description of two new species. Zootaxa 1510: 57–62. Abstract & excerpt. Reference page.
Hemming, A. F., 1967. The generic names of the butterflies and their type species (Lepidoptera: Rhopalocera). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) 1967, Suppl. 9: 1-509.Reference page.
Huang, H. 1997: Yania gen. nov., and Yania sinica sp. nov. from Sichuan, China (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae). The Journal of Research on the Lepidoptera 34: 147–153. Full article. Reference page.
Huang, H. 1999. Some new butterflies from China 1. Lambillionea 99(4): 642–676. Reference page.
de Nicéville, L. 1895. On new and little-known butterflies from the Indo-Malayan Region. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 9(3): 259–321; (4): 366–410, Pls. N–Q. Reference page.
Shepard, H.H., 1937. Hesperiidae: Subfamilia Hesperiinae I. Lepidopterorum Catalogus. 83: 1-126. Reference page.

Idmon is a genus of grass skippers in the family Hesperiidae.[1]

Idmon bicolora XL. Fan & M. Wang, 2007
Idmon distanti (Shepard, 1937)
Idmon flavata XL. Fan & M. Wang, 2007
Idmon fujianana (Chou & Huang, 1994)
Idmon latifascia (Elwes & Edwards, 1897)
Idmon obliquans (Mabille, 1893)
Idmon sinica (H. Huang, 1997)

Idmon latifascia and Idmon obliquans (Mabille, 1893) in Seitz



Natural History Museum Lepidoptera genus database
Fan Xiao-Ling; Min Wang & Ling Zeng, 2007, Zootaxa 1510: 57–62. [1]
Huang, H., 1997: Yania gen. nov., and Yania sinica sp. nov. from Sichuan, China (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae). Journal of Research on the Lepidoptera 34: 147–153. Full article: [2].

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