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Fiery Skipper or Whirlabout maybe - ID help requested - Hylephila phyleus - female

Fiery Skipper or Whirlabout maybe - ID help requested - Hylephila phyleus - Female
Pineland on Pine Island, Lee County, Florida, USA
June 1, 2013
Size: 3/4 - 1.25 inch
Saw this little skipper darting around, staying fairly low and could only get one poor quality photo without a clear ventral or dorsal shot. Would love to know if this is identifiable? Thanks in advance!

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Moved from ID Request.

 
Help with newer submissions, if possible?
Hi! You had helped me with my Fiery Skipper photo and many many dragonfly photos over the last many months, and I wanted to know if you could look at two recent photos I submitted but have gotten no reply. One is possibly a Three-Spotted Skipper, and the other I'm torn between whether it's a Common/White Checkered-Skipper or a Tropical Checkered-Skipper? I hope you don't mind me contacting you directly. If you aren't participating with BugGuide anymore, I'll apologize for the intrusion. If you are & if you have the time, I'll send my appreciation in advance.

 
Help with submissions
Ms. Glickman - David Ferguson identified and moved your images.
Thank you very much for contributing your wonderful images to BugGuide.

 
Yes, got it!
I was able to access my email and received both your's and David's replies, so yes, he did help me. I'm always grateful to everyone for this valuable service!

In my opinion - Hylephila phyleus (female)

 
Your range of knowledge is extraordinary!
I value your opinion ~ with gratitude, Nancy

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