Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1223745

Whirlabout
Polites vibex

Observation date: August 07, 2019
Submitted by: IronShikra
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: I want this to be a Clouded Skipper, but I think it's a very worn Whirlabout. It never spread its wings.
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: August 08, 2019
Coordinator notes: This does indeed appear to be a worn female P. vibex.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Leon County