Sunday, May 6, 2012

European Skipper

In North America this butterfly is known as the European skipper in Europe however it is called the Essex skipper. It is an invasive species to North America, introduced in Ontario Canada in 1910, it has quickly spread through out much of the north East and Great Lakes regions of North America.


2 comments:

Kim, USA said...

That is beautiful!!

Kim,USA

shutterbuggbitten said...

Great shot! Love that fuzzy body.