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Grizzled Skipper

Photograph by: 
Peter Orchard

A small butterfly that likes flowery downs and slopes; they fly close to the ground preferring soil and rocks as resting places.


Common Name Grizzled Skipper
Scientific Name Pyrgus malvae
Species Group Hesperid Butterflies Skippers
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Hesperid Butterflies Skippers