Description
The underside is an olive-brown with pale markings. The female being much darker than the male. The top is an orangey-brown with brown band near the bottom edges.

 

Large Skipper (Ochlodes venatus)

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Underside

Where to sight species

Grassy hillsides, Forest edges and roadsides.

 

Ningwood Common, Cranmore.

 

© Zoe Hughes
Sighting Times
Summer.

 

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