Silver-spotted Skipper

Epargyreus clarus

Summary 2

Epargyreus clarus, the silver-spotted skipper, is a butterfly of the family Hesperiidae. It is claimed to be the most recognized skipper in North America. E. clarus occurs in fields, gardens, and at forest edges and ranges from southern Canada throughout most of the United States to northern Mexico, but is absent in the Great Basin and western Texas.

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  1. (c) cwwood, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://www.inaturalist.org/photos/2336987
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Epargyreus_clarus

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