Both coasts of peninsular Florida and the Keys south through the West Indies and Mexico to Argentina near mangroves. Host plant: Red Mangrove.
Second time seeing this large skipper. This time, I was able to get some good photos of the striking blue lines on the underwings and body.
Lat: 25.72, Long: -80.15
Spotted on Feb 11, 2017
Submitted on Feb 12, 2017