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ID this moth? - Poanes taxiles - male

ID this moth? - Poanes taxiles - Male
denver, Colorado, USA
July 4, 2015

Taxiles Skipper male
Cropped for ID and archiving
Moved from ID Request.

A skipper which is a butterfly
Note clubs at end of antennae which is a characteristic of butterflies. Skippers have clubs that are curved at the end.
Moths have either straight rod shaped or elaborate antennae with feathery patterns.

 
thanks for the details to aid
thanks for the details to aid future ID!

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