Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Mottled Skipper
Lucida lucia oebasus (Godman, 1900)


Family: Hesperiidae
Subfamily: Hesperiinae
Tribe: Moncini
Identification:
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Range: Costa Rica to Ecuador (source: Butterflies of America)
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Taxonomy Notes: Other subspecies are found in S. America: lucia (Capronnier, 1874), leopardus (Weeks, 1901), scopas (Mabille, 1891)