Attributes of Phocides belus

Belus Skipper
Phocides belus Godman & Salvin, 1893

Family: Hesperiidae
Subfamily: Pyrginae
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Observation Date Submitter Region Verified Datesort icon
June 17, 2012 lgCostaNut Guanacaste, Costa Rica February 05, 2013 Details
February 14, 2012 misty12163 Quintana Roo, Mexico November 26, 2012 Details
August 25, 2011 JimConrad Quintana Roo, Mexico November 17, 2012 Details
April 13, 2003 legacy.reporter (North American Butterfly Association (NABA) of South Texas)) Hidalgo County, Texas, United States January 29, 2007 Details