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    • Pyrgus
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    • Checkered Skippers

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Recent observations

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What

White Checkered-skipper Pyrgus albescens

Observer

jaykeller

Date

July 3, 2015 02:51 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Two-banded Checkered Skipper Pyrgus ruralis

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Two seen on upper trail.

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Checkered-Skipper Pyrgus communis

Observer

mc_biology_club

Date

July 3, 2015 09:09 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Checkered Skippers Genus Pyrgus

Observer

gibbons

Date

July 3, 2015 01:29 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Checkered Skippers Genus Pyrgus

Observer

gibbons

Date

July 3, 2015 01:34 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Tropical Checkered Skipper Pyrgus oileus

Observer

terathopius

Date

March 17, 2015 06:14 PM HST

Description

Male

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Checkered Skippers Genus Pyrgus

Observer

hannawacker

Date

July 2, 2015 03:31 PM MDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Small Checkered Skipper Pyrgus scriptura

Observer

hannawacker

Date

July 2, 2015 03:30 PM MDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Checkered Skippers Genus Pyrgus

Observer

hannawacker

Date

July 2, 2015 02:44 PM MDT

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What

Checkered Skippers Genus Pyrgus

Observer

hannawacker

Date

July 2, 2015 01:46 PM MDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Checkered Skippers Genus Pyrgus

Observer

hannawacker

Date

July 2, 2015 10:16 AM MDT
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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.