Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Central American Sootywing or Mauve Scallopwing
Staphylus ascalaphus (Staudinger, 1876)


Family: Hesperiidae
Subfamily: Pyrginae
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Range: Southeastern Mexico through Bolivia and southern Brazil.
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Taxonomy Notes: None.