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Mediterranean skipper

Gegenes nostrodamus

Description:

Gegenes nostrodamus, is a butterfly of the Hesperiidae family. A brown coloured skipper with white marks, which prefers to bask in hot dry areas in the full glare of the sun. Like other skippers it has a fast whirring flight, which often ends up with a return to its original resting place. It was spotted in Tzoumerka mountains, Epirus region, Greece.



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Αποκεντρωμένη Διοίκηση Ηπείρου - Δυτικής Μακεδονίας, Greece

Lat: 39.37, Long: 21.18

Spotted on Aug 29, 2016
Submitted on Nov 1, 2016

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