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Closest thing is a Grass Skipper in my book? - Hylephila phyleus

Closest thing is a Grass Skipper in my book? - Hylephila phyleus
Savannah, Tybee Island County, Georgia, USA
December 1, 2011
Size: 5/8 - 3/4"
Closest thing in my book is a Grass Skipper

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Moved from Skippers.

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Moved from ID Request.

Looks like
A Fiery Skipper, (Hylephila phyleus), based on the very jagged trailing dark edge. Grass Skipper is a term used for any member of the subfamily Hesperiinae, and this definitely is one.

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