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Unknown Butterfly or Skipper


Small and shades of brown


Forest/ meadows

No species ID suggestions

1 Comment

gratography 4 months ago

The open wings suggest it is a spreadwing skipper.

The dots on the top wings suggest a cloudywing. So, I'm going with a Colorado standard spreadwing called the Northern Cloudywing.

see, for example,

Fort Collins, Colorado, USA

Lat: 40.57, Long: -105.08

Spotted on Jul 8, 2017
Submitted on Jul 10, 2017

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