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Saltarina de tablero Pyrgus communis

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White Checkered-skipper Pyrgus albescens

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Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

November 1, 2013

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What

Tropical Checkered Skipper Pyrgus oileus

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fervalentinez

Date

November 18, 2014

Place

uruapan (Google, OSM)

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Saltarina de tablero Pyrgus communis

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the past

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Tropical Checkered Skipper Pyrgus oileus

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the past

Place

Tepic (Google, OSM)

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Common Checkered-Skipper Pyrgus communis

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

August 29, 2011 02:08 PM PDT

Description

Note it is sitting on a mallow ( potential host plant ) .

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royaltyler

Date

November 23, 2014 12:10 PM CST

Description

Common or White Checkered skipper

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Common Checkered-Skipper Pyrgus communis

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kevinhintsa

Date

May 6, 2010 12:09 PM PDT

Description

Male .

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erikamitchell

Date

June 29, 2014 10:07 AM EDT
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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.