Skipper

Skipper

Observation - Skipper. Description: Now that the Large and Small Skippers are out at the same time, I'm still not confidently distinguishing the two (nor indeed whether there are any Essex Skippers on the moor, we're a bit north and west of the usual range). I think this one's a Large as t

Now that the Large and Small Skippers are out at the same time, I'm still not confidently distinguishing the two (nor indeed whether there are any Essex Skippers on the moor, we're a bit north and west of the usual range). I think this one's a Large as there's no orange on the underside of the antenna, but what do you think? (We're ignoring the Common red Soldier Beetle.)