0018. Holotype of Agathymus escalantei Stallings, Turner, and Stallings, 1966 (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae: Megathyminae)

Bret M. Boyd

Abstract


Agathymus escalantei Stallings, Turner, and Stallings, 1966 (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae) is the only described species of Megathyminae known from a single collected individual. To date, the only images of this specimen are poor black and white illustrations published in the original description. This note presents the first color photographs of the holotype.

Keywords


Agavaceae; Agave tequilana; Agathymus fieldi; Agathymus remingtoni; Guerrero; Mexico

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