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Species Hesperia uncas - Uncas Skipper - Hodges#4018

Uncas Skipper - Hesperia uncas Uncas? - Hesperia uncas Some Kind of Branded Skipper? - Hesperia uncas A silvery skipper on a thistle - Hesperia uncas Uncas Skipper - Hesperia uncas Uncas Skipper? - Hesperia uncas Sandhill or Uncas Skipper? - Hesperia uncas Hesperia uncas or Polites rhesus? - Hesperia uncas
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Papilionoidea (Butterflies and Skippers)
Family Hesperiidae (Skippers)
Subfamily Hesperiinae (Grass Skippers)
Tribe Hesperiini
Genus Hesperia (Branded Skippers)
Species uncas (Uncas Skipper - Hodges#4018)
Hodges Number
Underwing has bold series of connected white markings, and usually has white veining.
South to New Mexico, west to Nevada, east to Kansas, and north into Canada.
Alkaline flats and short grass areas.
One brood areas June-July. Two brood areas May-June and July-September.
See Also
Rhesus, Sandhill, and Cobweb Skippers
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