Size: Up to 1 inch wingspan
Key ID features: Above, small, tan-orange with graduated dark border. Male with black stigmata on FW, female with black patch in same location. HW below plain orange-tan in male, plain purplish brown in female which has vague lighter patches.
Similar species: Unmarked orange-tan HW below on male distinct within its range.
Host plant: Various grass species.
Habitat: Forest edges and openings, riparian areas.
Range: Josephine, Curry and Coos counties, small area along CA border at Jackson County/Josephine County border.
Season: Late May to late July
Abundance: Locally common
Conservation Status: Secure