Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1126470

Oslar's Roadside-Skipper
Amblyscirtes oslari

Observation date: July 15, 2017
Submitted by: rhedden
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: At first, I assumed this specimen was Amblyscirtes aenus, but inspection of the photos revealed that the fringes of the wings are not checkered. It matches pinned specimen photos of Notamblyscirtes simius more closely than anything else I could find.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: August 01, 2017
Coordinator notes: Good photos of this uncommon species
Checklist region(s): United States, Texas, Crosby County