Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Patrobas Skipper
Elbella patrobas (Hewitson, 1857)

Family: Hesperiidae
Subfamily: Pyrginae
Tribe: Pyrrhopygini
Wing Span:
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Range: Multiple subspecies range from Southeastern Mexico to Belize, Guatemala, Colombia, Venezuela, Peru, and Bolivia (source: Butterflies of America).
Management Needs:
Taxonomy Notes: Also known as the Blue-lined Firetip.
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