Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)

Statewide but associated with cane in moist wooded areas so it's distribution is scattered. It's locally common in the coastal plain becoming more rare westward.
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius) Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Madison Co., NC
9 Apr 2012

Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius) Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Nectaring on Prunella vulgaris
Carteret Co., NC
27 Aug 2006
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Carteret Co., NC
27 Aug 2006

Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius) Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Nectaring on Elephantopis
New Hanover Co., NC
26 Aug 2006
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Craven Co., NC
31 Aug 2008

Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius) Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius) Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Hoke Co., NC
12 September 2004

Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius) Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Craven Co., NC
28 Aug 2005
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Washington Co., NC
17 June 2001

Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius) Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Craven Co., NC
29 August 2004
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Craven Co., NC
29 August 2004

Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius) Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Craven Co., NC
26 Aug 2007
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Craven Co., NC
26 Aug 2007

Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius) Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius) Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Currituck Co., NC
18 June 2014

Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius) Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Caldwell Co., NC
23 Aug 2016
Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Caldwell Co., NC
23 Aug 2016

Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Aberdeen Lake Park, Moore Co., NC
4 Aug 2016

Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)

Often, they don't actually sit still for the camera...

Lace-winged Roadside-Skipper (Amblyscirtes aesculapius)
Craven Co., NC
26 Aug 2007

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