Photo of Southern Cloudywing Butterfly

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Southern Cloudywing Butterfly Image
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Southern Cloudywing (Thorybes bathyllus)

Family: Skipper (Hesperiidae)

Subfamily: Spread-wing Skipper (Pyrginae)

Average Wingspan: 1 1/4" - 1 3/4"

Habitat: Open areas, road edges, fields

Plants That Attract This Butterfly

* May not be available for purchase at your local nursery.

Note: Always check a plant's Hardiness Zone to make sure it will grow in your area. (What Is My Hardiness Zone?)

Where To Buy Plants

Butterfly Flight Range Map

Southern Cloudywing Flight Range Map

Photo Credits:
Open wing - Fred Miller
Closed wing - Fred Miller

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