Whirlabout Skipper Butterfly (Polites vibex)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Whirlabout Skipper Butterfly (Polites vibex)

Shown on a Florida Native Sedge. It must be skipper week at my house. Many different species are “skipping” around.

Larval host: grasses

Learn: https://www.flmnh.ufl.edu/wings/completeButterflyInfo.asp?id=67

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