Great Chief of Butterflies

Sachem is a Native American–Algonquian term for the major chief of a tribe or group of tribes.  The name is a little pretentious for a small, dull colored butterfly.

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The sachem is wide-spread grass skipper.  Its scientific name is Atalopedes campestris.

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Nature photographer from central Iowa.
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