Attributes of Epargyreus spanna

Hispaniolan Silverdrop
Epargyreus spanna Evans, 1952

Family: Hesperiidae
Subfamily: Pyrginae
Identification:
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Range: Hispaniola (Haiti and Dominican Republic).
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Taxonomy Notes: None.

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Observation Date Submitter Region Verified Datesort icon
September 25, 2014 LLJohnson Dominican Republic February 05, 2015 Details
May 25, 2012 LLJohnson Dominican Republic June 09, 2013 Details