Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1180815

Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper
Amblyscirtes aesculapius

Observation date: August 18, 2018
Date notes: Very hot and partly cloudy all day. Just before I spotted this guy, it became windy and cloudy, and a thunderstorm passed through shortly after I photographed him.
Submitted by: plawryniuk
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Took shelter under the back driveway porch on the glass wall just before it started dumping rain.
Status: Resident
Verified by: drerbium
Verified date: January 05, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Virginia, Newport News