COSEWIC Assessment - Ottoe Skipper

Assessment Summary - May 2005

Common name
Ottoe Skipper

Scientific name
Hesperia ottoe

Status
Endangered

Reason for designation
This species has been found at very few locations in the Canadian prairies where it is associated with fragmented and declining mixed-grass prairie vegetation. It has recently been found at only one location.

Occurrence
Manitoba

Status history
Designated Endangered in May 2005. Assessment based on a new status report.