long-tailed skipper

noun

Definition of long-tailed skipper

: any butterfly of the genus Urbanus or Chioides (family Hesperiidae) marked by a prolongation of the posterior margin of each hindwing which suggests a tail

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“Long-tailed skipper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/long-tailed%20skipper. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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