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skipper - dark

skipper - dark
Calistoga, Napa County, California, USA
May 1, 2018
Poor quality shot but seeking possible ID

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Northern Cloudywing - Thorybes pylades
Common Sootywing has distinct white on head and a different wing spot pattern.

Moved from Skippers.


Moved from ID Request.

consider Common Sootywing (Ph
consider Common Sootywing (Pholisora catullus), the white speckles on the wings can varie in how white each speckle is, maybe its a gender thing or age thing... I have noticed around my house some with bright white specks and others with specks that can be hardly seen, others with bright specks on the outer edge of the wing and the specks closer in faded

Common Sootywing
Great feedback. Thanks so much for the input and excellent oversight. Most appreciated. Ron

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