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Hesperid Butterflies Skippers


Small butterflies but strong flyers. Most species have an unusual seperated wing position when at rest

The information about this group of species has been organised into reports, charts, maps and photos. Click a pic below to see the detail:

Distribution Map Some Charts Some Photographs Sites List Records List Recent Records Guidance Notes

For more information about a species click/tap its photograph:

Small Skipper

Thymelicus sylvestris

Essex Skipper

Thymelicus lineola

Lulworth Skipper

Thymelicus acteon

Silver-spotted Skipper

Hesperia comma

Large Skipper

Ochlodes venata

Dingy Skipper

Erynnis tages

Grizzled Skipper

Pyrgus malvae