Appearance: Below, prominent spot band on hindwing. Very similar to Pahaska Skipper and difficult to separate where they both exist. Above, male has black felt stigma. (Pahaska has black stigma with yellow interior).
Size: Small; 1 to 1 5/16 inches
Habitat: Canyons, draws and gulches
Season: Spring to early Summer, early Fall; 2 broods
Larval Foodplant: Grasses, especially Blue Grama
Did You Know…
This species is not known to hilltop.
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