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Neoxeniades Hayward 1938

Andrew V. Z. Brower
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Containing group: Calpodini


A neotropical genus extending north to Mexico. Neoxeniades are relatively large, showy skippers.

Discussion of Phylogenetic Relationships

"scipio group" as per Steinhauser (2007).


Lamas G ed. 2004. Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera. Checklist: Part 4A Hesperioidea - Papiionoidea. Gainesville: Scientific Publishers/Association of Tropical Lepidoptera.

Steinhauser, S. R. 2007 Four new species of neotropical skippers from Colombia, Peru and Brazil (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae). Bull. Allyn Mus. 147, 1-11.

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Scientific Name Neoxeniades molion
Location Selva Negra, Nicaragua
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Sex Female
Source Blue False-flasher
Source Collection Neotropical Butterflies
Copyright © 2003 Richard Lehman
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