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 ;-)

Here is a link that might be useful:

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
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
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
NaturesFolly(West MI 5)

Looks like a Fiery Skipper....

Here is a link that might be useful: Hylephila phyleus Fiery Skipper

    Bookmark   August 3, 2012 at 5:09PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
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
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
NaturesFolly(West MI 5)

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

    Bookmark   August 5, 2012 at 8:40AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
seedmoney

Thank you!

    Bookmark   August 5, 2012 at 11:14AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Did anyone watch the Monarch Butterfly segment on CBS Sunday Morning?
This was interesting and inspirational! The speaker...
kaboehm (zone 9a, TX USA)
Help for monarchs?
US Fish and Wildlife is spending some money to save...
socalgal_gw Zone USDA 10b Sunset 24
Spring preview
Unseasonably warm temps caused early flowering of desert...
joncongaroo
looking for mistletoe
Would love to attract a purple hairstreak .... any...
Meredith Mays
Journey of the Butterly
PBS stations are repeating The Incredible Jouney of...
flowerpowerx
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™