Biology:Ochlodes agricola

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Short description: Species of butterfly

Ochlodes agricola
Rural Skipper - Ochlodes agricola, Butterfly Valley Botanical Area, Plumas County, California (33293792562).jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Hesperiidae
Genus: Ochlodes
O. agricola
Binomial name
Ochlodes agricola
(Boisduval, 1852)

Ochlodes agricola, the rural skipper, is a species of grass skipper in the butterfly family Hesperiidae. It is found in Central America and North America.[1][2][3]

The MONA or Hodges number for Ochlodes agricola is 4055.[4]


These three subspecies belong to the species Ochlodes agricola:

  • Ochlodes agricola agricola (Boisduval, 1852)
  • Ochlodes agricola nemorum (Boisduval, 1852)
  • Ochlodes agricola verus (W. H. Edwards, 1881)


Further reading

External links

Wikidata ☰ Q13907177 entry