Hesperia comma (Silver-spotted Skipper)

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Hesperia comma (Silver-spotted Skipper)

Hesperia comma (Silver-spotted Skipper)
Originator: Kjell Mjølsnes

Systematics :

Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Arthropoda (Articulate animals)
Class: Insecta (Insects)
Order: Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies)
Group: Rhopalocera (Butterflies)
Family: Hesperiidae (Skippers)
Subfamily: Hesperiinae
Genus: Hesperia
Species: Hesperia comma (Silver-spotted Skipper)

Norwegian name: Kommasmyger

Host plants: Lolium, Lolium perenne, Poa, Sheep's-Fescue (Festuca ovina)

Confusion species: Ochlodes sylvanus (Large Skipper)