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Either a Small Skipper or an Essex Skipper. Pretty sure it's a Small Skipper because the underside of the tip of the antenna is orange, apparently all the way. Either way, it's a Thymelicus sp.

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Lepidoptera *
Thymelicus sp.
animal *
butterfly *
color *
insect *
invertebrate *
orange
taxon: genus *
Location
USA *
Virginia *
roadside
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