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    Shot these shots at Yishun this morning but I’m not good at ID’ing skippers so please advise.

    Other butterflies sighted: Pygmy Grass Blue, Pale Grass blue (look darker than the usual PGB), Lesser Grass blue, Nigger, blue Pansy, Peacock Pansy, Com Grass Yellow, Blue Glassy Tiger(many), Com Mormon, Taractrocera archias quinta(TBC), Telicota augias augias (Palm Dart) or elicota besta bina (TBC), Black Banded Silver line (many), Chocolate Pansy (many), Ciliate Blue.

    #1. Taractrocera archias quinta(TBC)
    #2. Telicota augias augias (Palm Dart) or elicota besta bina (TBC)
    #3. Acacia Blue
    #4. Skipper, please ID
    #5. Black banded Silverline
    #6. Pale Grass blue
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    Last edited by Cruiser; 17-Dec-2006 at 10:17 PM. Reason: typo correction, thx to CM.
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    BJ, it is Pygmy Grass Blue

    Like the shot of the BBB. It would be better if you could shift a little bit more to your right hand side to include more empty space imo.
    Chee Ming, Sum

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    CM, thanks for your comment and correction

    No 1 bother to comment on the ID of those skippers? think I didn't do my home work enough
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    no lah, it's Pale Grass Blue, on host plant

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    SC, that is referring to the typo mentioned in the sighting
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cruiser View Post
    No 1 bother to comment on the ID of those skippers? think I didn't do my home work enough
    Lesser Dart?
    Chee Ming, Sum

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