Grass Skippers: European Skipper Thymelicus lineola
|Size:||Wingspan ranges from 1" - 1.13"|
|Habitat:||Fields with tall grasses|
|Flight Period:||Mid to late June|
|Larval Host Plant:||Timothy, orchard grass, velvet grass|
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The European Skipper came to the United States after it was accidentially introduced in Ontario in 1910. They have a rather weak flight but are so adorable.