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Long Tailed Skipper

Urbanus proteus

Description:

A small brown skipper butterfly with irridescent teal body scales.

Habitat:

Large open garden

Notes:

This butterfly was resting spread winged after a rainstorm. Looking closely, you can see that it is missing one antenna

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KristenGilpin
Spotted by
KristenGilpin

Tampa, Florida, USA

Spotted on Jul 22, 2015
Submitted on Jul 22, 2015

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