Small Skipper (Thymelicus sylvestris)

Small Skipper (Thymelicus sylvestris)

Observation - Small Skipper (Thymelicus sylvestris) - Global. Description: Small skipper photographed in Corfu. Can anyone tell me if this is the Small or Essex Skipper? The field guide indicates both species could be present. They were very common. Thanks.

Small skipper photographed in Corfu. Can anyone tell me if this is the Small or Essex Skipper? The field guide indicates both species could be present. They were very common. Thanks.