Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Common Checkered-Skipper Pyrgus adepta

Photo: Carel de Haseth

Classification

Pyrginae [subfamily]
Pyrgus [genus] (2)
adepta [species]

Classification

Pyrginae [subfamily]
Pyrgus [genus] (2)
adepta [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Aruba
  • Bonaire
  • Curaçao
  • Presence status
  • Indigenous (1) - Aruba
  • Indigenous (1) - Bonaire
  • Indigenous (1) - Curaçao
  • Notes on presence status Previously identified as Pyrgus communis, Hill treat this species as P. adepta based on distribution ranges of both species.

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