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Photo#1473017
A skipper with long tails, but not a long-tailed skipper - Urbanus procne

A skipper with long tails, but not a long-tailed skipper - Urbanus procne
National Butterfly Center (Mission), Hidalgo County, Texas, USA
November 30, 2017

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Since it doesn't have blue-gr
Since it doesn't have blue-green abdominal iridescence or prominent markings on the wings, I think that makes it a Brown Longtail. (Urbanus procne) https://bugguide.net/node/view/1470268

I think the rule is that Brown Longtails can be marked or unmarked on the wings, and Teleus Longtails are always marked, and have a white ring just below the club of the antenna, so a plain one is definitely a Brown, but you will probably want to wait for confirmation from someone more knowledgeable.

 
Excellent...
Excellent fact-
(white ring just below the club of the antenna)!!!

ID of this Moth…
I see it too…
Brown Longtail (Urbanus procne)

 
Skipper, not a moth
.

 
Oops!
Thank you Larry! I had "ID of" set to Autotype "ID of Moth"…
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