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Broad-winged Skipper (Poanes viator)

Posted on Aug 24, 2016

The uncommon skippers are starting to pop up more and more as butterflies fill the fields and meadows here in the late summer. This Broad-winged Skipper (Poanes viator) is a species of marshes and wet areas, though in this case it provided great views in a garden.

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