Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1238274

Common Branded Skipper
Hesperia comma

Observation date: October 12, 2019
Submitted by: wallap74
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: November 07, 2019
Coordinator notes: This is a peculiar skipper, but I think Common Branded Skipper is the best fir for its ventral hindwing combination of ground color and white spots. It helps to have all four of your excellent photos. thanks for submitting!
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Grant County