Dark grey-brown with darker spots forming two bands across the forewings. It has small white coloured dots along the edge of each wing.The underside is pale fawn with white dots.
I mistook this at first glance for a moth.
|Dingy Skipper (Erynnis tages)|
|Where to sight species|
Sunny banks and hillsides.
Brook, Brighstone, Brading butterfly walk.
|Early Spring to Early Summer.|