Borbo

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Borbo
Borbo impar (ento-csiro-au).jpg
Borbo impar
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Hesperiidae
Subfamily: Hesperiinae
Tribe: Baorini
Genus: Borbo
Evans, 1949
Species

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Borbo is a genus of skipper butterflies (family Hesperiidae). They belong to the tribe Baorini, and as such are among those skippers commonly known as swifts.

Species[edit]

Borbo borbonica (Boisduval, 1833)

Species (and some subspecies) include:

Species of unknown status[edit]

  • Borbo philippina
  • Borbo toshieae Maruyama, 1991

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