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Nice Macro work.
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Kevin, thanks for looking at my image.
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Very nicely done. We have something here called the Woodland Skipper. Different genus (https://linnet.geog.ubc.ca/efauna/Atlas/Atlas.aspx?sciname=Ochlodes%20sylvanoides) but very similar-looking.
Mike Nelson Pedde
Third time trying this…
Nicely done. We have a similar species here, the Woodland Skipper – Ochlodes sylvanoides.
Mike, thanks for commenting. I took this picture in Oahu. I was actually out looking for shorebirds
when this guy popped into view. It is my first time seeing this particular species even though they are suppossed to
be common on the island.
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