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Skipper Caterpillar - Lerema accius

Skipper Caterpillar - Lerema accius
Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge, Hidalgo County, Texas, USA
October 5, 2008

Clouded skipper caterpillar

Moved
Moved from Dun Skipper.

Moved
Moved from Skippers.

Looks like
a Dun Skipper. Wagner's caterpillar book has one that looks just like this one on page 74.

 
Thanks Tom...funny as I had j
Thanks Tom...funny as I had just opened my Wagner. There are other possibilities though...such as Clouded Skipper. See here: http://butterfliesofamerica.com/lerema_a_accius.htm

 
Clouded is more likely down there
That's what happens when I use a book that doesn't have all the species represented.

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