Skippers
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White-patched Skipper     White-patched Skipper

White-patched Skipper - male - rare here, Sept. 16, 05 Utopia
Amazing how the white patch on dorsal wings (especially forewings) perfectly match the frogfruit flowers. What camo! (Chiomara georgina)


White-striped Longtail

White-striped Longtail (Chioides albofasciatus)


Long-tailed Skipper     Long-tailed Skipper

Long-tailed Skipper (Urbanus proteus)
(1st Bandera Co. Record - 6-9-04)


White-stripe Longtail

White-stripe Longtail (Chioides albofasciatus)
(1st Bandera Co. Record - 5-28-04)


Zilpa Longtail

Zilpa Longtail (Chioides zilpa)
(1st Bandera Co. Record - 5-11-04)


Zilpa Longtail

(same) Zilpa Longtail (Chioides zilpa)


Sickle-winged Skipper

Sickle-winged Skipper (Eantis tamenund)
(1st Bandera Co. Record)


Sickle-winged Skipper

Sickle-winged Skipper (Eantis tamenund)
(1st Bandera Co. Record - 6-15-04)


Brazilian Skipper

Brazilian Skipper (Calpodes ethlius) - Uvalde Co.
(Within half a mile of Bandera County)


Common Sootywing

Common Sootywing (Pholisora catullus) - Uvalde Co.
(Within half a mile of Bandera County)


Juvenal's Duskywing

Juvenal's-Horace's Duskywing (Erynnis sps. - juvenalis or horatius)


Duskywing

Duskywing (Erynnis sps.)


Funereal Duskywing sp.

Funereal Duskywing (Erynnis funeralis)


Mournful Duskywing

Mournful Duskywing (Erynnis tristis)


Mournful Duskywing

Mournful Duskywing


False Duskywing

False Duskywing (Gesta invisus) - Uv. Co.


False Duskywing

False Duskywing (Gesta invisus) - Bandera Co.



Checkered-Skippers

W. Checkered Skipper

Western Checkered-Skipper (Pyrgus communis/albescens)


Checkered Skippers

Checkered-Skippers



Grass Skippers

Clouded Skipper

Clouded Skipper (Lerema accius)


Skipperling

Skipperling sps.


Southern Skipperling

Southern Skipperling (Copaeodes minima)


Orange Skipperling

Orange Skipperling (Copaeodes aurantiaca)


Green Skipper

Green Skipper (Hesperia viridis)


Fiery Skipper

Fiery Skipper (CA) (Hylephila phyleus)


Field Skipper

Sachem (Field Skipper) (Atalopedes campestris)


Southern Broken-dash

Southern Broken-dash (Wallengrenia otho)


Eufala Skipper

Eufala Skipper (Lerodea eufala)


Skipper sp.

Skipper sp. 2


Skipper sp.

Skipper sp. 3


Skipper sp.     Skipper sp.

Skipper sp. 5



Roadside Skippers

Nysa Roadside-Skipper

Nysa Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes nysa)


Roadside-Skipper

Dotted Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes eos)


Roadside-Skipper

Celia's Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes celia)

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