Center for Systematic Entomology, Gainesville, Florida


Date of this Version

November 2007


Insecta Mundi, published by the Center for Systematic Entomology, is available online at Copyright © by Boyd.


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.

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