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Erynnis tages, Dingy Skipper, Llanymynech Hill, North Wales, April 2014 (21689891521).jpg
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Erynnis

Schrank, 1801

Erynnis is a genus in the skippers butterfly family Hesperiidae, known as the duskywings. Erynnis is found in the Neotropical realm and across the Palearctic, but the highest species diversity is in the Nearctic. The genus was erected by Franz von Paula Schrank in 1801.

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Species and notable subspecies

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References

  1. Savela, Markku (March 12, 2019). "Erynnis Schrank, 1801". Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms. Retrieved July 21, 2020.
  2. K., Jeshi (2018-04-04). "A record sighting". The Hindu. Retrieved 2018-04-04.

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