Common Sootywing (Pholisora catullus)

Common Sootywing (Pholisora catullus)

This uncommon to locally common small spread-winged skipper is found in weedy areas along with its host plant, Lamb's Quarters (Chenopodium album).

Washington Co., NC 6/21/06.

Common Sootywing (Pholisora catullus)

Carroll Co., VA 6/29/02.

Common Sootywing (Pholisora catullus)

Durham Co., NC 8/17/03.

Common Sootywing (Pholisora catullus)

Washington Co., NC 6/21/06.

Common Sootywing (Pholisora catullus)

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

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