Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1142258

Peck's Skipper
Polites peckius

Observation date: September 19, 2017
Submitted by: teachsci
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Observed this butterfly feeding on the vegetation along the edge of the small creek that runs through this park; I also submitted 2 photos of another grass skipper that was in the same spot, but not sure they are the same species. Sunny; mid-70's; moist since we have had 2 days of nice rain
Status: Resident
Verified by: kking216
Verified date: October 24, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Douglas County, United States, Nebraska