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Phanus vitreus On the big window of our favourite watering hole<br />
Grrr, no ID in wiki.<br />
Butterflies of America.<br />
<a href="http://butterfliesofamerica.com/L/phanus_vitreus.htm" rel="nofollow">http://butterfliesofamerica.com/L/phanus_vitreus.htm</a><br />
<a href="http://www.learnaboutbutterflies.com/Amazon" rel="nofollow">http://www.learnaboutbutterflies.com/Amazon</a> - Phanus vitreus.htm Costa Rica,Geotagged,Phanus marshalli,Phanus vitreus,Winter,butterfly,hesperidae,insect,skipper Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

    comments (4)

  1. You're keeping us quite busy in manually creating species :) It's a good thing, no Wikipedia page usually means it is "obscure" or little known, which is what we love over here. Posted 4 years ago
  2. All Phanus species look similar, but I think this is more likely a Phanus marshalli. The V shaped spots on the forewings are more deeply cut than those of the other species from the vitreus group.
    http://www.butterfliesofamerica.com/L/imagehtmls/Hesp/01-SRNP-14963-DHJ38110_i.htm
    http://www.troplep.org/TLR/4supplement2/pdf003.pdf
    Posted 4 years ago
    1. OH dear, I am sorry. Can you create the other species please then I will correct it. Posted 4 years ago
  3. and thank you for the link
    http://www.troplep.org/TLR/4supplement2/pdf003.pdf
    is sooo much better than the extremely slow butterfliesofamerica.
    Posted 4 years ago

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Phanus marshalli is an American species of skipper butterfly.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by WildFlower
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By Annette Flottwell

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Uploaded Jan 6, 2016. Captured Feb 23, 2014 16:41 in Unnamed Road, Costa Rica.
  • NIKON D3X
  • f/5.6
  • 1/400s
  • ISO2000
  • 550mm