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Brazilian Skipper - Calpodes ethlius

Brazilian Skipper - Calpodes ethlius
Desoto, Dallas County, Texas, USA
November 13, 2009
Can anyone tell me if this is male or female? I'd love to have a matched set! Found warming up on a brick in the early morning sunlight with another close by.

Moved from Brazilian skipper.

Moved from ID Request.

looks male to me

David's expertise easily trumps my double guess.

You always make me smile!
I was checking Fiery Skipper images today since I found an especially heavily marked one and came across your picture of the Fiery Skipper and the "not Fiery Skipper." Had to laugh!

Nice to hear it.
I have fun here, too.

Whatever they are,
I guess they're the same! Too bad, I was hoping for a pair.

Double Guess
I'm guessing both of yours are female, based on guessing the male is the smaller one in this post:

(Note the difference in the ends of the abdomens.)

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