Lesser millet skipper (Pelopidas mathias)

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Lesser millet skipper fact file

Lesser millet skipper description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderLepidoptera
FamilyHesperiidae
GenusPelopidas (1)

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Lesser millet skipper status

This species has yet to be classified by the IUCN.

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References

  1. Species 2000 and ITIS Catalogue of Life (June, 2009)
    http://www.catalogueoflife.org
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Lesser millet skipper feeding on nectar from flower  
Lesser millet skipper feeding on nectar from flower

© Kayoko Teele

Kayoko Y. Teele
Kyoto
Japan
kayteele@yahoo.com
http://www.flickr.com/photos/bluegreycat/

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