Gemmed Satyr (Cyllopsis gemma)

Gemmed Satyr (Cyllopsis gemma)

Gemmed Satyr is an uncommon butterfly often seen bopping along among woodland grasses, usually in the same locations as the more common and slightly smaller Carolina Satyr. Orange Co., NC 5/8/04.

Alleghany Co., NC 9/27/03.

Worn example, Orange Co., NC 9/20/02.

Bentsen-Rio Grande State Park, Hidalgo Co., TX 6/6/04.

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