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Fiery Skipper (Butterfly) | by jeffsmallwood
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Fiery Skipper (Butterfly)

I think this is a Fiery Skipper (Hylephila phyleus). It was resting on a leaf of the butterfly bush we have in the back yard. Most of the other butterflies were very skittish and wouldn't let me take pictures this day, but this one did.

 

ISO-400, f/2.8, 1/200 sec., 105mm, Canon EOS Digital Rebel

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Taken on August 11, 2004