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Species Erynnis icelus - Dreamy Duskywing - Hodges#3945

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Papilionoidea (Butterflies and Skippers)
Family Hesperiidae (Skippers)
Subfamily Pyrginae (Spread-wing Skippers)
Genus Erynnis (Duskywings)
Species icelus (Dreamy Duskywing - Hodges#3945)
Hodges Number
Wingspan 29-38 mm
Compare Sleepy Duskywing.
Woodland edges
Life Cycle
Larvae feed on Willows (Salix), poplars, aspens (Populus), birch (Betula).
Guide TBA--PC.
Print References
Brock and Kaufman TBA
Glassberg TBA
Scott TBA
Allen TBA
Internet References