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    • Pyrgus
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    • Checkered Skippers

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Recent observations

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What

Grizzled Skipper Pyrgus malvae

Observer

th0th

Date

May 13, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

white checkered-skipper Pyrgus albescens

Observer

javigonz

Date

May 22, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Checkered Skippers Genus Pyrgus

Observer

juancruzado

Date

May 20, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

juancruzado

Date

May 20, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Checkered Skippers Genus Pyrgus

Observer

greglasley

Date

May 21, 2015

Description

Common or White Checkered-Skipper

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

paulcools

Date

August 9, 2011

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Checkered-Skipper Pyrgus communis

Observer

euproserpinus

Date

May 15, 2015 02:46 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Tropical Checkered Skipper Pyrgus oileus

Observer

francisco3

Date

May 20, 2015 01:16 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

What

Checkered Skippers Genus Pyrgus

Observer

davidsonmiddle

Date

May 20, 2015 01:39 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

tanyadapkey

Date

August 13, 2006

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

tanyadapkey

Date

August 13, 2006

Photos / Sounds

What

Checkered Skippers Genus Pyrgus

Observer

greglasley

Date

May 19, 2015

Description

White or Common

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Description from Wikipedia

Pyrgus is a genus in the skippers butterfly family, Hesperiidae, known as the grizzled skippers. The name 'Grizzled Skipper' best describes this genus, but in some countries the name 'Checkered Skipper' or 'Chequered Skipper' is applied to some species. Strictly speaking, 'chequered skippers' applies to butterflies of the genus Carterocephalus.

No range data available.