Illinois Butterfly Monitoring Network

Least Skipper

Least Skipper Least Skipper (Ancyloxypha numitor)
Female. The hindwing of the Least and European Skippers can look very similar. The abdomen of the Least Skipper is less hairy and the antennae are shorter.

Freeman Kame, northern Kane County, Illinois
May 29, 2012
Photo by Bob Williams

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