Twin-spot Skipper Oligoria maculata (W.H. Edwards, 1865)Coastal Plain only    
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Insecta   >   Order Lepidoptera   >   Family Hesperiidae   >   Genus Oligoria   


Host plant: Most resources record the host plant for Twin-spot Skipper as grasses. The Florida Native Plant Society adds that Bushy Bluestem might be a possible host plant for the species. The Miami Blue Chapter of the North American Butterfly Association also lists Broomsedge Bluestem and Little Bluestem.

There are 2 records in the project database.

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A Twin-spot Skipper near Lake Manatee, Florida (10/25/2010). Photo by Dan Irizarry. (MBP list)

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