Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!

Grizzled Skipper

Spialia sp.

Description:

Very small skipper with white-dotted black wings

Habitat:

Near a water puddle

1 Species ID Suggestions

Grizzled Skipper
Spialia sp. Spialia


Sign in to suggest organism ID

1 Comment

bayucca
bayucca 6 years ago

Nuwan, I have the same IDea :-)...
But I think there are too many species candidates around to get closer than the genus. I knew it from the European ones, almost impossible to ID without the native specimens. Sometimes there is 1 single spot at a special location that makes the ID...
http://www.flickr.com/photos/rsa_nature/...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spialia_dio...

dotun55
Spotted by
dotun55

Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria

Spotted on Mar 8, 2014
Submitted on Mar 10, 2014

Related Spottings

Indian Grizzled skipper Mountain Sandman Indian Grizzled Skipper Indian Skipper

Nearby Spottings

Spotting Common Ringlet African Caper White Dragonfly

Reference