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skipper - Hylephila phyleus - female

skipper - Hylephila phyleus - Female
Mississauga, Peel Region, Ontario, Canada
October 17, 2016
Is this Hylephila phyleus? Is the specimen male or female? Thanks in advance!

Nice find. Its only been seen
Nice find. Its only been seen twice before in Missisaga (according to the Ontario Butterfly Atlas)

 
Thank you for your feedback Brenda-
I hadn't realized that this species was relatively uncommon in Mississauga.

Fiery Skipper female
Moved from ID Request.

 
Thank you for
once again taking the time to share your expertise Cliff!

Fiery Skipper
This is a Fiery Skipper (Hylephila phyleus), not sure if it's male or female though.

 
Many thanks
for your feedback Brett!

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