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Silver-spotted Skipper

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An increasingly rare butterfly with specific habitat requirements and found only on Fontmell Down. 



Photograph by: 
Hamish Murray

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Sites List Distribution Map Distribution Map Some Charts Some Photographs Original Tweets Relatives Guidance Notes
Common Name Silver-spotted Skipper
Scientific Name Hesperia comma
Interest Level
Species Family Hesperid Butterflies (Skippers)
Preferred Environment
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Additional Identification Notes