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Common Streaky-Skipper
Celotes nessus
The Common Streaky-Skipper (Celotes nessus) is a small, distinctive skipper of Texas as well as other parts of the southwest United States and Mexico. The first 6 shots on this page were taken with a Canon EOS 1D Mark IV and EF 300mm F/4 L IS lens and 2X extender and Canon 580 flash.

Streaky-Skipper species
Celotes species
Cienega Creek,
Big Bend Ranch State Park,
Presidio Co., Texas
22 August 2013


Common Streaky-Skipper
Celotes nessus
or
Scarce Streaky-Skipper
Celotes limpia


Both species occur in the area where this image was taken and the two can not be separated in the field; disection required for specific ID

Streaky-Skipper species
Celotes species
Cienega Creek,
Big Bend Ranch State Park,
Presidio Co., Texas
22 August 2013


Common Streaky-Skipper
Celotes nessus
or
Scarce Streaky-Skipper
Celotes limpia


Both species occur in the area where this image was taken and the two can not be separated in the field; disection required for specific ID

Common Streaky-Skipper
Celotes nessus
Southeast Metro Park,
Travis Co., Texas
5 June 2014
Common Streaky-Skipper
Celotes nessus
Southeast Metro Park,
Travis Co., Texas
5 June 2014
Common Streaky-Skipper
Celotes nessus
Southeast Metro Park,
Travis Co., Texas
5 June 2014
Streaky-Skipper species
Celotes species
Window Trail area,
Big Bend National Park,
Brewster Co., Texas
30 April 2015

Common Streaky-Skipper
Celotes nessus
or
Scarce Streaky-Skipper
Celotes limpia

Both species occur in the area where this image was taken and the two can not be separated in the field; disection required for specific ID
Streaky-Skipper species
Celotes species
Window Trail area,
Big Bend National Park,
Brewster Co., Texas
30 April 2015

Common Streaky-Skipper
Celotes nessus
or
Scarce Streaky-Skipper
Celotes limpia

Both species occur in the area where this image was taken and the two can not be separated in the field; disection required for specific ID
Streaky-Skipper species
Celotes species
Window Trail area,
Big Bend National Park,
Brewster Co., Texas
30 April 2015

Common Streaky-Skipper
Celotes nessus
or
Scarce Streaky-Skipper
Celotes limpia

Both species occur in the area where this image was taken and the two can not be separated in the field; disection required for specific ID
Common Streaky-Skipper
Celotes nessus
Southeast Metro Park,
Travis Co., Texas
13 May 2016