There’s a lovely online field guide for butterflies. This is a skipper, a silver-spotted skipper to be exact. It’s scientific name is Epargyreus clarus. I took these photos less than an hour ago. I’ve been relying on my iPhone quite a bit lately. I vow henceforth to carry my Cannon Rebel with me everywhere IContinue reading “Butterfly Among Zinnias”
Today I have the usual suspects: a brown skipper and her cabbage cousin.
I’m guessing that this skipper is called a Common Mellana. Apparently all skippers are from the family Hesperiidae.