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Recent observations

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Observer

greglasley

Date

October 24, 2014

Description

Common or White Checkered-Skipper

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alexminico

Date

August 14, 2010

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atotonilco

Date

October 9, 2014

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Observer

brentano

Date

October 20, 2014

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What

Common Checkered-Skipper Pyrgus communis

Observer

sterling

Date

October 21, 2014 11:06 AM PDT

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Observer

alexminico

Date

October 6, 2010

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What

Tropical Checkered Skipper Pyrgus oileus

Date

October 19, 2014

Description

Una hembra

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Observer

sambiology

Date

October 17, 2014

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Observer

francisco3

Date

October 15, 2014 02:06 PM HST

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What

Common Checkered-Skipper Pyrgus communis

Observer

mcduck

Date

September 18, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~25mm wingspan. Seen in our garden (live oak/chaparral habitat)
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What

Common Checkered-Skipper Pyrgus communis

Observer

creationhiker

Date

September 13, 2014

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What

Common Checkered-Skipper Pyrgus communis

Observer

creationhiker

Date

September 13, 2014
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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.