Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

National Moth Week 2020 photos of insects and people.

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama


TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#444340
Erynnis meridianus - Meridian Duskywing - Erynnis meridianus - male

Erynnis meridianus - Meridian Duskywing - Erynnis meridianus - Male
Oak Creek Canyon, Sedona, Yavapai County, Arizona, USA
September 9, 2009

Moved
Moved from Skippers.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Duskywing
Check into Duskywing butterflies. In Arizona, the best possibilities are Funeral, Meridian, Pacuvius, Mournful, Dreamy, Sleepy, Afranius, Persius, and Rocky Mountain Duskywings. Good luck!

 
Thanks Kelly. I've ben in tou
Thanks Kelly. I've ben in touch with Jim P. Brock and he's confirmed it as a male Meridian Duskywing - Erynnis meridianus

 
So glad
that you have a definite species id. Now you can rename it and move it to the correct guide page. BTW, do you know whether Mr. Brock has a new book coming out any time soon? The latest edition of his that I have is from 2003.

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.