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Large or small skipper butterfly?

Observed: 1st June 2011 By: ChalkieChalkie’s reputation in InvertebratesChalkie’s reputation in InvertebratesChalkie’s reputation in Invertebrates
1.6.11 Kineton 032
Description:

Is this a Large or Small Skipper? Very pretty. (Edited as it seems that it may be too early for Small Skipper?)

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Large Skipper (Ochlodes vernata) interacts

Comments

Chalkie's picture

Or is it a Large Skipper?????

Can't work out what the distinguishing marks are - but it seems to be too early for Small Skipper?

Pawpawsaurus's picture

Name change.

The scientific name has changed - Ochlodes sylvanus.