Name my skipper, please

seedmoneyAugust 3, 2012

Gregarious skipper poses for picture on Verbena bonariensis. Needs a name-- until then, she'll /he'll go by Pat ;-)

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seedmoney

Even more useful when the pic appears!

Here is a link that might be useful: Skipper needs id

    Bookmark   August 3, 2012 at 3:11PM
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NaturesFolly(West MI 5)

Looks like a Fiery Skipper....

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    Bookmark   August 3, 2012 at 5:09PM
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seedmoney

Thank you, naturesfolly for the id. Any opinions as to the sex of my fiery skipper? Do I have a picture of Patricia or Patrick? ;-)

    Bookmark   August 5, 2012 at 7:46AM
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NaturesFolly(West MI 5)

After comparing the pics... I would say that you have a Patricia :)

    Bookmark   August 5, 2012 at 8:40AM
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seedmoney

Thank you!

    Bookmark   August 5, 2012 at 11:14AM
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