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Fiery skipper

Hylephila phyleus

Description:

The fiery skipper (Hylephila phyleus) is a butterfly of the family Hesperiidae and is approximately 1 inch (2.5 cm) long. The males are orange or yellow with black spots while the females are dark brown with orange or yellow spots.

Habitat:

Spotted in an overgrown meadow.


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Brian38
Spotted by
Brian38

Arkansas, USA

Lat: 34.46, Long: -93.05

Spotted on Oct 7, 2018
Submitted on Oct 7, 2018

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