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Common Checkered Skipper

Pyrgus communis

Description:

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

Habitat:

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

Notes:

Found in an Open Space in Walnut Creek

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1 Comment

Liam
Liam 8 years ago

Appears to be a Checkered-Skipper, possibly Pyrgus albescens.
http://www.butterfliesandmoths.org/speci...

Jellis
Spotted by
Jellis

Walnut Creek, California, USA

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

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