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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Hesperiidae (Skipper Butterflies) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 252 families, 2312 genera, 5493 species
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Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 251 families, 2311 genera, 5492 species
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Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 242 families, 2257 genera, 5354 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 181 families, 2003 genera, 4995 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 53 families, 1045 genera, 3061 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Sierra Leone
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 52 families, 1044 genera, 3060 species
Tree
Infraorder
Sierra Leone
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 52 families, 1044 genera, 3060 species
Tree
Division
Sierra Leone
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 51 families, 1043 genera, 3059 species
Tree
Microorder
Sierra Leone
Apoditrysia (Minet, 1983)
 2 families, 85 genera, 305 species
Tree
Phalanx
Sierra Leone
Obtectomera (Minet, 1986)
 2 families, 85 genera, 305 species
Tree
Section
Sierra Leone
Macrolepidoptera (Minet, 1991) (Macro-moths)
 2 families, 85 genera, 305 species
Tree
Subsection
Sierra Leone
Rhopalocera (Boisduval, 1836) (Butterflies)
 1 family, 62 genera, 262 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Hesperioidea (Latreille, 1809) (Skippers)
 1 family, 62 genera, 262 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) (Skipper Butterflies) - Systematics
 62 genera, 262 species
Site
Tree
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Genera830    worldwide
Species20.060    worldwide
Common namesSkipper Butterflies, Skipper butterfly, Skipper, Skippers
German namesDickkopffalter, Dickkopfalter, Dickköpfe
Dutch namesDikkopjes
Danish namesBredpander
Finnish namesPaksupäät, Paksupääperhoset
Norwegian namesSmygere
Swedish namesTjockhuvuden
AuthorLatreille, 1809
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Palaearctic
Nearctic
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Indo-Australian region
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Fossils:

Cenozoic
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Atlantic Ocean
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Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Somaliland, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesHesperiidae in bie.ala.org.au
Hesperiidae in faunaeur.org
Hesperiidae in itis.gov
Hesperiidae in dyntaxa.se
Hesperiidae in Wikipedia (English)

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Species overview - Checklist for Hesperiidae in Sierra Leone
Species with ANext  
Abantis elegantula (Mabille, 1890)Elegant Paradise SkipperInfo
Abantis leucogaster (Mabille, 1890)Streaked Paradise SkipperInfo
Abantis leucretia ()Info
Abantis lofu -> Abantis menelikiLucretia´s Paradise SkipperInfo
Abantis lucretia (Druce, 1909)Lucretia´s Paradise SkipperInfo
Abantis maesseni -> Abantis elegantulaElegant Paradise SkipperInfo
Abantis meneliki (Berger, 1979)Info
Abantis pseudonigeriana (Usher, 1984)Beige Paradise SkipperInfo
Acada annulifer (Holland, 1892)Dark Axehead SkipperInfo
Acleros mackenii olaus (Plötz, 1884)Info
Acleros ploetzi (Mabille, 1889)Ploetz´s Dusky SkipperInfo
Andronymus caesar (Fabricius, 1793)Common DartInfo
Andronymus evander (Mabille, 1890)Ochreous DartInfo
Andronymus helles (Evans, 1937)Lesser Ochreous DartInfo
Andronymus hero (Evans, 1937)Scarce DartInfo
Andronymus neander (Plötz, 1884)Nomad DartInfo
Apallaga confusa occidentalis (Libert, 2014)Info
Apallaga galenus (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Apallaga galkasa (Libert, 2014)Info
Apallaga leona (Berger, 1975)Info
Apallaga perconfusa (Libert, 2014)Info
Apallaga vicariana (Libert, 2014)Info
Artitropa comus (Stoll, 1782)Western NightfighterInfo
Astictopterus abjecta (Snellen, 1872)Abject HopperInfo
Astictopterus anomoeus (Plötz, 1879)Yellow HopperInfo
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Borbo borbonica (Boisduval, 1833)Olive Haired SwiftInfo
Borbo falarus -> Borbo perobscuraSmall SwiftInfo
Borbo fallax (Gaede, 1916)False SwiftInfo
Borbo fanta (Evans, 1937)Twin-spot SwiftInfo
Borbo fatuellus (Hopffer, 1855)Foolish SwiftInfo
Borbo gemella (Mabille, 1884)Twin SwiftInfo
Borbo holtzi (Plötz, 1883)Variable SwiftInfo
Borbo holtzii (Plötz, 1883)Variable SwiftInfo
Borbo liana (Evans, 1937)Evans´ Scarce SwiftInfo
Borbo micans (Holland, 1896)Marsh SwiftInfo
Borbo perobscura (Druce, 1912)Small SwiftInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Caenides artopta -> Caenides hidarioidesAurivillius´ RecluseInfo
Caenides banta -> Caenides otiliaOtilia´s RecluseInfo
Caenides benga (Holland, 1891)Yellow-patch RecluseInfo
Caenides dacela (Hewitson, 1876)Common RecluseInfo
Caenides dacena (Hewitson, 1876)White-fringed RecluseInfo
Caenides dacenilla (Aurivillius, 1925)No-spot RecluseInfo
Caenides hidarioides (Aurivillius, 1896)Aurivillius´ RecluseInfo
Caenides hidaroides (Aurivillius, 1896)Aurivillius´ RecluseInfo
Caenides leonora (Plötz, 1879)Info
Caenides luehderi (Plötz, 1879)Info
Caenides meloui -> Leona stoehriInfo
Caenides otilia (Belcastro, 1990)Otilia´s RecluseInfo
Caenides soritia (Hewitson, 1876)Well-spotted RecluseInfo
Caenides xychus (Mabille, 1891)Unbranded RecluseInfo
Calleagris dannatti -> Calleagris lacteusInfo
Calleagris lacteus (Mabille, 1877)Milky Scarce FlatInfo
Calleagris lacteus dannatti (Ehrmann, 1893)Info
Calleagris landbecki (Druce, 1910)Landbeck´s Scarce FlatInfo
Carterocephalus palaemon palaemon ()Info
Celaenorrhinus bryki -> Celaenorrhinus homeyeriCommon Orange SpriteInfo
Celaenorrhinus galenus (Fabricius, 1793)Common Orange SpriteInfo
Celaenorrhinus hecqui (Berger, 1976)Info
Celaenorrhinus homeyeri (Plötz, 1880)Homeyer´s SpriteInfo
Celaenorrhinus leona (Berger, 1975)Sierra Leone SpriteInfo
Celaenorrhinus maesseni (Berger, 1976)Info
Celaenorrhinus medetrina (Hewitson, 1877)Large Orange SpriteInfo
Celaenorrhinus meditrina (Hewitson, 1877)Large Orange SpriteInfo
Celaenorrhinus opalinus -> Celaenorrhinus hecquiCommon Orange SpriteInfo
Celaenorrhinus ovalis (Evans, 1937)Evans´ Orange SpriteInfo
Celaenorrhinus plagiatus (Berger, 1976)Berger´s Black SpriteInfo
Celaenorrhinus proxima (Mabille, 1877)Common Black SpriteInfo
Celaenorrhinus proxima maesseni (Berger, 1976)Info
Celaenorrhinus rutilans (Mabille, 1877)Large SpriteInfo
Ceratrichia crowleyi (Riley, 1925)Crowley´s Forest SylphInfo
Ceratrichia indeterminabilis (Mabille, 1891)Tufted Forest SylphInfo
Ceratrichia makomensis -> Ceratrichia nothusWhite-winged Forest SylphInfo
Ceratrichia nothus (Fabricius, 1787)White-winged Forest SylphInfo
Ceratrichia phocion (Fabricius, 1781)Common Forest SylphInfo
Ceratrichia semilutea -> Ceratricula semiluteaTufted Forest SylphInfo
Ceratricula semilutea (Mabille, 1891)Info
Coeliades aeschylus (Plötz, 1884)Senegal Blue PolicemanInfo
Coeliades chalybe (Westwood, 1852)Blue PolicemanInfo
Coeliades forestan (Stoll, 1782)Striped PolicemanInfo
Coeliades hanno (Plötz, 1879)Western PolicemanInfo
Coeliades libeon (Druce, 1875)Spotless PolicemanInfo
Coeliades pisistratus (Fabricius, 1793)Two Pip PolicemanInfo
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Daratus johnstonii (Butler, 1888)Giant Scarce SpriteInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eagris decastigma (Mabille, 1891)Purple FlatInfo
Eagris decolor -> Eagris denubaCream FlatInfo
Eagris denuba (Plötz, 1879)Cream FlatInfo
Eagris hereus (Druce, 1875)Beautiful Orange FlatInfo
Eagris hereus quaterna (Mabille, 1890)Info
Eagris tetrastigma (Mabille, 1891)Black FlatInfo
Eagris tetrastigma subolivescens (Holland, 1892)Info
Eretis lugens (Rogenhofer, 1891)Savanna ElfInfo
Eretis melania (Mabille, 1891)Common ElfInfo
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fresna carlo (Evans, 1937)Evans´ Acraea SkipperInfo
Fresna cojo (Karsch, 1893)Large Acraea SkipperInfo
Fresna netopha (Hewitson, 1878)Common Acraea SkipperInfo
Fresna nyassae (Hewitson, 1878)Variegated Acraea HopperInfo
Fulgora europaea -> Dictyophara europaeaInfo
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Gamia buchholzi (Plötz, 1879)Grand SkipperInfo
Gamia robustus -> Gamia buchholziGrand SkipperInfo
Gastrochaeta meza ()Info
Gegenes hottentota (Latreille, 1827)Latreille´s SkipperInfo
Gegenes niso brevicornis (Plötz, 1884)Plain HottentotInfo
Gomalia elma (Trimen, 1862)African Mallow SkipperInfo
Gorgyra aburae (Plötz, 1879)Swollen Leaf SitterInfo
Gorgyra afikpo (Druce, 1909)Large Leaf SitterInfo
Gorgyra aretina (Hewitson, 1878)Blotched Leaf SitterInfo
Gorgyra bina (Evans, 1937)Bina Leaf SitterInfo
Gorgyra diversata (Holland, 1896)Dark Leaf SitterInfo
Gorgyra heterochrus (Mabille, 1890)White-tufted Leaf SitterInfo
Gorgyra minima (Holland, 1896)Minimal Leaf SitterInfo
Gorgyra mocquerysii (Holland, 1896)Mocquery´s Leaf SitterInfo
Gorgyra pali (Evans, 1937)Pale Leaf SitterInfo
Gorgyra sara (Evans, 1937)Common Leaf SitterInfo
Gorgyra sola (Evans, 1937)Rare Leaf SitterInfo
Gorgyra subfacatus (Mabille, 1889)Ochreous Leaf SitterInfo
Gorgyra subfacatus subfacatus ()Info
Gorgyra subfacatus subfactus ()Info
Gorgyra subnotata (Holland, 1894)Info
Gretna balenge (Holland, 1891)Giant Crepuscular SkipperInfo
Gretna balenge zowa (Lindsey & Miller, 1965)Info
Gretna cylinda (Hewitson, 1876)Lesser Crepuscular SkipperInfo
Gretna lacida (Hewitson, 1876)Scarce Crepuscular SkipperInfo
Gretna waga (Plötz, 1886)Common Crepuscular SkipperInfo
Gyroga subnotata (Holland, 1894)Info
Gyrogra subnotata (Holland, 1894)Odd Leaf SitterInfo
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Hesperopsis alpheus alpheus (W. H. Edwards, 1876)Saltbush SootywingInfo
Hypoleucis ophiusa (Hewitson, 1866)Common Costus SkipperInfo
Hypoleucis titanota -> Hypoleucis tripunctataUnmarked Costus SkipperInfo
Hypoleucis tripunctata (Mabille, 1891)Unmarked Costus SkipperInfo
Hypoleucis tripunctata tripunctata (Mabille, 1891)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Katreus holocausta (Mabille, 1891)Cinnamon Scarce SpriteInfo
Katreus johnstoni (Butler, 1888)Giant Scarce SpriteInfo
Katreus johnstonii (Butler, 1887)Giant Scarce SpriteInfo
Kedestes chacoides -> Kedestes straeleniWest African RangerInfo
Kedestes protensa (Butler, 1901)West African RangerInfo
Kedestes rogersi (Druce, 1907)Rogers´ RangerInfo
Kedestes straeleni (Evans, 1956)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leona leonora (Plötz, 1879)White-spotted RecluseInfo
Leona luehderi (Plötz, 1879)Luehder´s RecluseInfo
Leona meloui (Riley, 1926)Melou´s RecluseInfo
Leona stoehri (Karsch, 1893)Confused RecluseInfo
Loxolexis holocausta (Mabille, 1891)Cinnamon Scarce SpriteInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Melphina evansi (Berger, 1974)Info
Melphina flavina -> Melphinyet flavinaYellow Forest SwiftInfo
Melphina hulstaerti (Evans, 1956)Info
Melphina malthina -> Melphina evansiWhite-patch Forest SwiftInfo
Melphina maximiliana (Belcastro & Larsen, 2005)Maximiliano´s Forest SwiftInfo
Melphina maximiliani (Belcastro & T.b. Larsen, 2005)Maximiliano´s Forest SwiftInfo
Melphina melphis -> Melphinyet ealaPeculiar Forest SwiftInfo
Melphina statira (Mabille, 1891)White-spotted Forest SwiftInfo
Melphina statirides -> Melphinyet statiridesBrown-margin Forest SwiftInfo
Melphina tarace -> Melphinyet flavinaScarce Forest SwiftInfo
Melphina unistriga -> Melphinyet unistrigaCommon Forest SwiftInfo
Melphinyet eala (Evans, 1956)Info
Melphinyet flavina (Evans, 1937)Info
Melphinyet statirides (Holland, 1896)Info
Melphinyet tarace (Mabille, 1891)Info
Melphinyet unistriga (Holland, 1893)Info
Meza cybeutes (Holland, 1894)Drab Three-spot MissileInfo
Meza cybeutes volta (Miller, 1971)Info
Meza elba (Evans, 1937)Light Brown MissileInfo
Meza indusiata (Mabille, 1891)Snowy MissileInfo
Meza leucophaea (Holland, 1894)Margined MissileInfo
Meza leucophaea bassa (Lindsey & Miller, 1965)Info
Meza leucophaea leucophaea (Holland, 1894)Info
Meza mabea (Holland, 1894)Dark Brown MissileInfo
Meza mabillei (Holland, 1894)Mabille´s Three-spot MissileInfo
Meza meza (Hewitson, 1877)Common MissileInfo
Monza alberti (Holland, 1896)Black Grass SkipperInfo
Monza cretacea (Snellen, 1872)White-bodied Grass SkipperInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Netrobalane canopus (Trimen, 1864)Buff-tipped SkipperInfo
Nisoniades mimas (Cramer, 1775)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Osmodes adon (Mabille, 1889)Adon White-spotsInfo
Osmodes adosus (Mabille, 1889)Adosus White-spotsInfo
Osmodes argenteigutta -> Osmodes adosusAdosus White-spotsInfo
Osmodes barombina -> Osmodes adonAdon White-spotsInfo
Osmodes costatus (Aurivillius, 1896)Black-veined White-spotsInfo
Osmodes cottoni -> Osmodes costatusBlack-veined White-spotsInfo
Osmodes distincta (Holland, 1896)Distinct White-spotsInfo
Osmodes laronia (Hewitson, 1868)Large White-spotsInfo
Osmodes lindseyi (L.d. Miller, 1964)Black-tufted White-spotsInfo
Osmodes lindseyi occidentalis (Miller, 1971)Info
Osmodes lux (Holland, 1892)Detached White-spotsInfo
Osmodes maesseni -> Osmodes adonAdon White-spotsInfo
Osmodes omar (Swinhoe, 1937)Obsolete White-spotsInfo
Osmodes schultzei -> Osmodes adosusAdosus White-spotsInfo
Osmodes thops -> Osmodes thoraCommon White-spotsInfo
Osmodes thora (Plötz, 1884)Common White-spotsInfo
Osphantes ogowena (Mabille, 1891)Lobed SkipperInfo
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Paracleros biguttulus (Mabille, 1889)Common Dusky DartInfo
Pardaleodes edipus (Stoll, 1781)Common Pathfinder SkipperInfo
Pardaleodes festus -> Pardaleodes xanthopeplusLarge Pathfinder SkipperInfo
Pardaleodes incerta (Snellen, 1872)Savanna Pathfinder SkipperInfo
Pardaleodes incerta murcia (Plötz, 1883)Info
Pardaleodes pusiella -> Pardaleodes satorScarce Pathfinder SkipperInfo
Pardaleodes sator (Westwood, 1852)Scarce Pathfinder SkipperInfo
Pardaleodes tibullus (Fabricius, 1793)Large Pathfinder SkipperInfo
Pardaleodes torensis -> Pardaleodes xanthopeplusLarge Pathfinder SkipperInfo
Pardaleodes xanthopeplus (Holland, 1892)Rare Pathfinder SkipperInfo
Parnara anelia -> Parnara monasiWater WatchmanInfo
Parnara chambezi -> Parnara monasiWater WatchmanInfo
Parnara monasi (Trimen, 1889)Water SkipperInfo
Parnara naso (Fabricius, 1798)Straight SwiftInfo
Parnara subochracea -> Parnara monasiWater WatchmanInfo
Paronymus budonga (Evans, 1938)Info
Paronymus ligora (Hewitson, 1876)Largest DartInfo
Paronymus xanthias (Mabille, 1891)Yellow Largest DartInfo
Parosmodes lentiginosa (Holland, 1896)Rare Morant SkipperInfo
Pelopidas mathias (Fabricius, 1798)Dark Small-branded SwiftInfo
Pelopidas thrax (Hübner, 1821)White Branded SwiftInfo
Platylesches affinissima (Strand, 1920)Affinity HopperInfo
Platylesches batangae (Holland, 1894)Batanga HopperInfo
Platylesches chamaeleon (Mabille, 1891)Chamaeleon HopperInfo
Platylesches galesa (Hewitson, 1877)Black HopperInfo
Platylesches goetzei -> Platylesches rastaBanded HopperInfo
Platylesches iva (Evans, 1937)Evans´ HopperInfo
Platylesches moritili (Wallengren, 1857)Common HopperInfo
Platylesches picanini (Holland, 1894)Banded HopperInfo
Platylesches rasta (Evans, 1937)Info
Platylesches rossi (Belcastro, 1986)Loma HopperInfo
Platylesches rossii (Belcastro, 1986)Loma HopperInfo
Procampta rara (Holland, 1892)Rare ElfInfo
Prosopalpus debilis (Plötz, 1879)Western Dwarf SkipperInfo
Prosopalpus styla (Evans, 1937)Widespread Dwarf SkipperInfo
Pteroteinon caenira (Hewitson, 1867)White-banded Red-eyeInfo
Pteroteinon ceucaenira (Druce, 1910)Pale White-banded Red-eyeInfo
Pteroteinon concaenira (Belcastro & Larsen, 1996)Narrow-banded Red-eyeInfo
Pteroteinon iricolor (Holland, 1890)Green-winged Red-eyeInfo
Pteroteinon laterculus (Holland, 1890)Brown-winged Red-eyeInfo
Pteroteinon laufella (Hewitson, 1868)Blue Red-eyeInfo
Pteroteinon pruna (Evans, 1937)Evans´ Red-eyeInfo
Pteroteinon reali (Berger, 1962)Info
Pyrrhochalcia iphis (Drury, 1773)African Giant SkipperInfo
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhabdomantis galatia (Hewitson, 1868)Branded Large FoxInfo
Rhabdomantis sosia (Mabille, 1891)Common Large FoxInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sarangesa aurimargo -> Sarangesa brigidaBrigid´s ElfinInfo
Sarangesa bouvieri (Mabille, 1877)Bouvier´s ElfinInfo
Sarangesa brigida (Plötz, 1879)Brigid´s ElfinInfo
Sarangesa exprompta -> Sarangesa majorellaLesser Blue-dusted ElfinInfo
Sarangesa majorella (Mabille, 1891)Lesser Blue-dusted ElfinInfo
Sarangesa tertullianus (Fabricius, 1793)Blue-dusted ElfinInfo
Sarangesa thecla (Plötz, 1879)Common ElfinInfo
Sarangesa tricerata (Mabille, 1891)Tricerate ElfinInfo
Scolia ebenina disparilis ()Info
Scolia ebenina ebenina ()Info
Scolia nigrita nigrita ()Info
Semalea arela (Mabille, 1891)Brown Silky SkipperInfo
Semalea atimus -> Semalea arelaArela DartInfo
Semalea atrio (Mabille, 1891)Small Silky SkipperInfo
Semalea pulvina (Plötz, 1879)Branded Silky SkipperInfo
Semalea sextilis (Plötz, 1886)Dark skipper Silky SkipperInfo
Spialia dromus (Plötz, 1884)Large Grizzled SkipperInfo
Spialia ploetzi (Aurivillius, 1891)Forest Grizzled SkipperInfo
Spialia ploetzi occidentalis (De Jong, 1977)Info
Spialia rebeli -> Spialia ploetziForest Grizzled SkipperInfo
Spialia spio (Linnaeus, 1764)Mountain SandmanInfo
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Tagiades flesus (Fabricius, 1781)Clouded SkipperInfo
Teniorhinus ignita (Mabille, 1877)Fiery Small FoxInfo
Teniorhinus watsoni (Holland, 1892)Watson´s Small FoxInfo
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Xanthodisca astrape (Holland, 1892)False Pathfinder SkipperInfo
Xanthodisca rega (Mabille, 1890)Yellow-disk SkipperInfo
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Zophopetes cerymica (Hewitson, 1867)Common Palm NightfighterInfo
262 Species in Hesperiidae for Sierra Leone listed
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderLepidoptera
Lepidopterans, Butterflies and Moths
SuborderGlossata
InfraorderHeteroneura
DivisionDitrysia
Moths, Butterflies, Skippers
MicroorderApoditrysia
PhalanxObtectomera
SectionMacrolepidoptera
Macro-moths
SubsectionRhopalocera
Butterflies
SuperfamilyHesperioidea
Skippers
FamilyHesperiidae
Skipper Butterflies, Skipper butterfly, Skipper, Skippers
AuthorLatreille, 1809
 
Synonyms
Hesperidae (Latreille, 1809)
Megathymidae

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