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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: Tagiadinae
Tribus: Celaenorrhinini
Genus: Sarangesa
Species: S. astrigera – S. aza – S. bouvieri – S. brigida – S. dasahara – S. gaerdesi – S. haplopa – S. laelius – S. lucidella – S. lunula – S. maculata – S. majorella – S. maxima – S. motozi – S. motozioides – S. pandaensis – S. penningtoni – S. phidyle – S. princei – S. purendra – S. ruona – S. seineri – S. tertullianus – S. thecla – S. tricerata

Sarangesa Moore, 1881

Type species: Sarangesa albicilia Moore, 1881, by monotypy.

Sarangesa Moore, 1881: 176.
Hyda Mabille, 1889: clxxxiii. Invalid, by homonymy of Hyda Walker, 1854: 181.
Sape Mabille, 1891: lxvii.
Tabraca Holland, 1896: 10.
Ulva Lindsey, 1925: 105; replacement name for Hyda (Mabille, 1890).


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Holland, W.J. 1896. A Preliminary Revision and Synonymic Catalogue of the Hesperiidae of Africa and the adjacent Islands, with Descriptions of some apparently new Species. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1896: 2–107, Pls I–V. Reference page.
Lindsey, A.W. 1925. The Types of Hesperioid Genera. Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 18(1): 75-106. Reference page.
Mabille, P., 1889. La description de Lépidoptères Hesperiidae nouveaux. Bulletin des Séances et Bulletin de la Societé Entomologique de France 1889: CXLIX-CL, CLXXXIV. Reference page.
Mabille, P. 1891. Description d'Hespérides Nouvelles. Bulletin de la Société Entomologique de Belgique 35: 59–88; 106–121; 167-187. Reference page.
Moore, F. 1881-83. The Lepidoptera of Ceylon Vols. 1, 190pp, pls 1–71. 2, 162pp, pls 72–143. L. Reeve & Co., London. Reference page.
Williams, M.C. 2007. Checklist of Afrotropical Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea. 7th Edn. (April 2007). Downloaded from Afrotropical Butterflies. Reference page.

Sarangesa is a genus of skippers in the family Hesperiidae. Most of the contained species are found in the Afrotropical realm a few are Indomalayan

Sarangesa astrigera Butler, 1893
Sarangesa aza Evans, 1951
Sarangesa bouvieri (Mabille, 1877)
Sarangesa brigida (Plötz, 1879)
Sarangesa dasahara Moore, [1866]
Sarangesa gaerdesi Evans, 1949
Sarangesa haplopa Swinhoe, 1907
Sarangesa laelius (Mabille, 1877)
Sarangesa lucidella (Mabille, 1891)
Sarangesa lunula Druce, 1910
Sarangesa maculata (Mabille, 1891)
Sarangesa majorella (Mabille, 1891)
Sarangesa maxima Neave, 1910
Sarangesa motozi (Wallengren, 1857)
Sarangesa motozioides Holland, 1892
Sarangesa pandaensis Joicey & Talbot, 1921
Sarangesa penningtoni Evans, 1951
Sarangesa phidyle (Walker, 1870)
Sarangesa princei Karsch, 1896
Sarangesa purendra Moore, 1882
Sarangesa ruona Evans, 1937
(Sarangesa sati de Nicéville, 1891)
Sarangesa seineri Strand, 1909
Sarangesa tertullianus (Fabricius, 1793)
Sarangesa thecla (Plötz, 1879)
Sarangesa tricerata (Mabille, 1891)

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