Spread-winged Skippers: Hayhurst's Scallopwing
Staphylus hayhurstii

Hayhurst's Scallopwing Sightings
Size: Wingspan ranges from 1" - 1.25"
Habitat: Open woods along streams, fields
Occurrence Level: Uncommon
Flight Period: Early June to mid-August
Larval Host Plant: Lamb's quarters

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Hayhurst's Scallopwing
Powhatan County, VA. May 7, 2016

Hayhurst's Scallopwing
Washington, D.C. July 21, 2013

This male Hayhurst Scallopwing was resting in the shade on its host plant, Lambs Quarters. Notice the scalloped wing margins.

Hayhurst's Scallopwing
Kent County, MD. August 4, 2013

A worn Hayhurst Scallopwing.