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Panoquina ocola - Ocola Skipper Brown Hesperiid (skipper) butterfly perched on sage. <br />
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Habitat: In a sunny organic garden at the edge of a primarily pine forest.  Calpodini,Geotagged,Hesperiidae,Hesperiinae,Lepidoptera,Panoquina,Panoquina ocola,Papilionoidea,Skipper butterfly,Summer,United States,butterflies,butterfly,skipper,skippers Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

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''Panoquina ocola'', the ocola skipper or long-winged skipper, is a species of butterfly of the Hesperiidae family. It is found in Paraguay north through tropical America and the West Indies to south Texas. Strays north to southeast Arizona, west Texas, central Missouri, Ohio, central Pennsylvania, and Long Island.

The wingspan is 35–43 mm. The larvae feed on ''Oryza sativa'', ''Saccharum officinarum'' and ''Hymenachne amplexicaulis''.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Lisa Kimmerling
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By Lisa Kimmerling

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Uploaded Jan 4, 2018. Captured Sep 2, 2017 11:40 in 547 Higginbotham Rd, Collinsville, AL 35961, USA.
  • Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
  • f/7.1
  • 1/400s
  • ISO400
  • 60mm