Two-spotted Skipper

Euphyes bimacula

Genus Euphyes
Subfamily Grass Skippers
Family Skippers
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Occurrence   Statewide except Cape and Islands
Abundance Rare
Flight Period Late June to mid July
Notes A rare butterfly throughout most of its range
Overwintering Larva
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Two-spotted Skipper

Photo by Bill Benner - 6/27/2004
Worcester County, MA

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Two-spotted Skipper

Photo by Bill Benner - 6/27/2004
Worcester County, MA

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Two-spotted Skipper

Photo by Tom Murray - 6/28/2004
Worcester County, MA

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Two-spotted Skipper

Photo by Tom Murray - 6/28/2004
Worcester County, MA

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Two-spotted Skipper

Photo by Barbara Spencer - 2005
Hampshire County, MA

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Two-spotted Skipper

Photo by Frank Model - 7/6/2007
Franklin County, MA
Female

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Two-spotted Skipper

Photo by Frank Model - 7/6/2007
Franklin County, MA
Female

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Two-spotted Skipper

Photo by Frank Model - 7/6/2007
Franklin County, MA
Female

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Two-spotted Skipper

Photo by Erik Nielsen - 7/14/2007
Franklin County, MA

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