Long-Tailed Skipper

Place name abbreviations: MPEA - Middle Patuxent Environment Area; PRSP - Patuxent River State Park; PVSP - Patapsco River Valley State Park.

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Common name [Link is to BAMONA] (wingspan range in inches) Occurrence level & flight period.
Habitat. Typically visits (for nectaring). Larval host plants.


Long-tailed Skipper (1.75–2.3") Rare: Aug-Sep
Gardens, open roadsides Variety of flowers Beans, legume vines
Long-tailed Skipper
August 14, 2012
Elkhorn Garden Plots
Annette Allor
Long-tailed Skipper
September 1, 2012
Ellicott City
Kathy Litzinger
Long-tailed Skipper
September 5, 2012
Ellicott City
Kathy Litzinger
Long-tailed Skipper
September 15, 2012
Clemens Crossing
Linda Hunt
Long-tailed Skipper
August 12, 2012
Elkhorn Garden Plots
Jim Wilkinson
Long-tailed Skipper
August 12, 2012
Elkhorn Garden Plots
Jim Wilkinson
Long-tailed Skipper
August 13, 2012
Elkhorn Garden Plots
Jo Solem
Long-tailed Skipper
August 14, 2012
Elkhorn Garden Plots
Annette Allor
Long-tailed Skipper
August 14, 2012
Elkhorn Garden Plots
Annette Allor
Long-tailed Skipper
August 14, 2012
Elkhorn Garden Plots
Annette Allor
Long-tailed Skipper
September 1, 2012
Ellicott City
Kathy Litzinger
Long-tailed Skipper
September 1, 2012
Ellicott City
Kathy Litzinger
Long-tailed Skipper
September 3, 2012
Elkhorn Garden Plots
Jim Wilkinson
Long-tailed Skipper
September 15, 2012
Clemens Crossing
Linda Hunt
Long-tailed Skipper
September 18, 2016
Ellicott City
Kevin Heffernan
Long-tailed Skipper
September 18, 2016
Ellicott City
Kevin Heffernan
Long-tailed Skipper
September 23, 2016
Ellicott City
Kevin Heffernan