Atalopedes campestris

Common Names: Sachem
Category: Insects
Sub-category: Moths

A small skipper butterfly. It is just over 1 inch long and is orange and brown. Females are slightly larger and have paler markings on the wings. The caterpillar is dark green and black.

Its host plants are various grasses, including lawn grasses.

Edible Notes: No available information on edibility.
Warnings: Not known to be dangerous.