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Decinea percosius (Godman, 1900)
(Double-dotted Skipper)

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Distribution and Larval Foodplants:

S TX, E & SW Mexico to Guyana


(From: A Catalogue of the Butterflies of the United States and Canada, Jonathan P. Pelham)

Genus Decinea Evans, 1955

Cat. Am. Hesp. Brit. Mus. (4): 266, 286. Type-species: Hesperia decinea Hewitson, 1876, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (4)18(108): 452, by original designation.


Decinea percosius (Godman, 1900)

In: Godman & Salvin, Biol. centr.-amer., Lepid. Rhop. 2(159): 536, no. 4; 3(158): pl. 95, figs. 22 ♂ D, 23 ♂ V, 24 ♂ genitalia.

Original Combination: Cobalus percosius

Type Locality: “Mexico, Atoyac...Guatemala, Zapote...Panama, Chiriqui [Mus Staudinger]”; a specimen from Atoyac was figured. [Atoyac, Veracruz, Mexico]

Types: Syntypes in BMNH.



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