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Sleepy Duskywing
26-APR-2009 Rachel Pennington

Sleepy Duskywing

Pigeon Mountain, Georgia

I took this on Pigeon Mountain in northwest Georgia. It's a Sleepy Duskywing, and is in the spread-wing skipper family.

Olympus FE-100
1/588s f/3.0 at 6.2mm iso64 full exif

other sizes: small medium original
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Ellie Kanary05-May-2009 01:54
The wings almost look like velvet. nice shot.
Judith Barnett03-May-2009 16:12
I have no idea but what a beauty!
Guest 02-May-2009 14:55
It is a nice shot. Looks more like a moth than a butterfly to me.
Digipets02-May-2009 13:25
It's a beauty - ~jane
Guest 02-May-2009 03:38
Don't have an idea of what it is. Looks like a moth butterfly that I've seen here sometimes. I like the texture of the photo.
Isabel Cutler02-May-2009 01:57
Love the colors.
isabel
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