Epargyreus clarus – Silver-spotted Skipper

Caterpillar foods:  woody legumes including Black Locust, Honey Locust, and Amorpha sp.;  also certain herbaceous legumes;  pupa overwinters  (Bugguide)

A very common species here.

6/7/2008silver spotted skipper 6-7-08

 

6/7/2008

silver spotted skipper 2 6-7-08

 

5/31/2004

silver spotted skipper 3

 

6/3/2006

silver spotted skipper 6-3-06 back jpg

 

5/31/2004

silver spotted skipper2 5-31-04