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What kind of grass skipper? - Thymelicus lineola

What kind of grass skipper? - Thymelicus lineola
Thornhill, Ontario, Canada
June 29, 2007
Are these European tourists? I'm leaning toward the genus Thymelicus. Can anyone confirm or give a better suggestion?

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What kind of grass skipper? - Thymelicus lineola What kind of grass skipper? - Thymelicus lineola

Moved
Moved from Thymelicus.

yeah European
Overall orange and short antenna id it.

 
so...
... are you saying I have the right genus?

 
yes
Thymelicus lineola (European Skipper) is the only one on this continent. Sorry about not being totally clear.

 
Thanks
I'll move these images to the appropriate guide page unless someone feels they should be frassed

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