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Common Checkered Skipper

Pyrgus communis


Species of butterfly in the Hesperiidae family. Checkerboard pattern on its wings


gardens, parks, fields, roadsides, riverbanks, lowlands and foothills


Found in an Open Space in Walnut Creek

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1 Comment

Liam 8 years ago

Appears to be a Checkered-Skipper, possibly Pyrgus albescens.

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Walnut Creek, California, USA

Spotted on Jun 11, 2010
Submitted on Jun 28, 2012

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