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Hesperiini  Latreille, 1809
Taxonomic Serial No.: 694254

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Tribe  
  Synonym(s): Hesperia ruricola Boisduval, 1852
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2009   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderLepidoptera  – butterflies, moths, papillons, papillons de nuit, Borboleta, Mariposa  
                                  SuperfamilyHesperioidea Latreille, 1809  
                                     FamilyHesperiidae Latreille, 1809 – Skippers  
                                        SubfamilyHesperiinae Latreille, 1809 – Grass-Skippers  
                                           TribeHesperiini Latreille, 1809  
    Direct Children:  
                                              GenusAnatrytone Dyar, 1905  
                                              GenusArotis Mabille, 1904  
                                              GenusAsbolis Mabille, 1904  
                                              GenusAtalopedes Scudder, 1872  
                                              GenusAtrytone Scudder, 1872  
                                              GenusAtrytonopsis Godman, 1900  
                                              GenusChoranthus Scudder, 1872  
                                              GenusConga Evans, 1955  
                                              GenusDecinea Evans, 1955  
                                              GenusEuphyes Scudder, 1872  
                                              GenusHesperia Fabricius, 1793  
                                              GenusHylephila Billberg, 1820  
                                              GenusNotamblyscirtes Scott, 2006  
                                              GenusNyctelius Hayward, 1948  
                                              GenusOchlodes Scudder, 1872  
                                              GenusOligoria Scudder, 1872  
                                              GenusParatrytone Godman, 1900  
                                              GenusPoanes Scudder, 1872  
                                              GenusPolites Scudder, 1872  
                                              GenusPompeius Evans, 1955  
                                              GenusProblema Skinner and R. Williams, 1924  
                                              GenusPseudocopaeodes Skinner and R. Williams, 1923  
                                              GenusQuasimellana Burns, 1994  
                                              GenusStinga Evans, 1955  
                                              GenusThespieus Godman, 1900  
                                              GenusWallengrenia Berg, 1897  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Check List of the Lepidoptera of North America... MS, database (version 2003)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: Ongoing developmental version with contributions by Don Lafontaine, Jean-François Landry, Jim Troubridge, Paul Opler, Ron Hodges, John Brown, et al. Higher classification does not yet reflect recent and substantial changes that have been published   
  Reference for: Hesperiini   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Pelham, Jonathan P.   
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title: A catalogue of the butterflies of the United States and Canada with a complete bibliography of the descriptive and systematic literature   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Research on the Lepidoptera, vol. 40   
  Page(s): xiv + 658   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0022-4324   
  Notes: As noted in the Introduction, Pelham intentionally diverges from the Code's provisions on gender agreement (Articles 31 & 34), following original orthography instead   
  Reference for: Hesperiini   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Warren, Andrew D., Joshua R. Ogawa, and Andrew V. Z. Brower   
  Publication Date: 2009   
  Article/Chapter Title: Revised classification of the family Hesperiidae (Lepidoptera: Hesperioidea) based on combined molecular and morphological data   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Systematic Entomology, vol. 34, no. 3   
  Page(s): 467-523   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0307-6970   
  Notes: DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-3113.2008.00463.x   
  Reference for: Hesperiini   

 Geographic Information
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