Orcus checkered-skipper

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Identification: The wings and fringe are dark brown and checkered with creamish-white spots. The underside of the hindwings is mostly creamish-white with dark brown lines and spots. The upperside of the wings is covered by greyish hair. The body is dark brown on the upperside and creamish-white on the underside. 

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Reported from: Rewa Eco-lodge, Rupununi Savannah & Two Hat Mt. (Region 9)