Two-banded Checkered-Skipper - Pyrgus ruralis ruralis
One of the first fliers east of Sherman Pass ca. 8400' elevation this season was the Two-banded Checkered Skipper, Pyrgus ruralis ruralis. May 15, 2014.
Two-banded Checkered-Skipper - Pyrgus ruralis ruralis
Same individual. These are very small - nearly the size of scriptura.

©Dennis Walker