Classification
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All Names

  • Unspecified
    • hairstreaks
  • English
    • Blues, Hairstreaks and Coppers
    • Gossamer-winged Butterflies
    • Gossamer-wing Butterflies
  • Scientific Names
    • Lycaenidae
  • Spanish
    • Mariposas alas de telaraña
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 灰蝶科
    • 灰蝶

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Recent observations

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What

common blue Polyommatus icarus

Observer

lungta

Date

September 30, 2014 02:33 PM CEST

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What

Marine Blue Leptotes marina

Observer

julio

Date

September 28, 2014

Description

Balneario El Rincón

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What

百嬈灰蝶 Arhopala bazalus ssp. turbata

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

September 30, 2014 01:32 PM HKT

Description

百嬈灰蝶 Powdered Oakblue / Arhopala bazalus turbata )

Reference :
http://www.afcd.gov.hk/tc_chi/conservation/hkbiodiversity/database/popup_record.asp?id=2935&lang=tc

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What

Gray Hairstreak Strymon melinus

Observer

thewayfarer21

Date

August 18, 2014

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Observer

derekyin

Date

September 30, 2014

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What

Acmon Blue Plebejus acmon

Observer

jmaughn

Date

September 29, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Juniper Hairstreak Callophrys gryneus

Observer

thewayfarer21

Date

April 26, 2014

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What

Red-banded Hairstreak Calycopis cecrops

Observer

thewayfarer21

Date

August 13, 2014

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What

Gray hairstreak Strymon melinus

Observer

gibbons

Date

September 21, 2014

Description

A hairstreak on rosinweed. mostly plain gray overall with an orange hindwing patch with black center. A broken orange and white line ran subterminally along the wing's edge.

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Observer

blubayou

Date

September 20, 2014 11:25 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Anna's blue Plebejus anna

Observer

blubayou

Date

September 20, 2014 11:28 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Gray Hairstreak Strymon melinus

Date

July 12, 2014

Description

2-3 dazzlingly fresh individuals

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Description from Wikipedia

Lycaenidae is the second-largest family of butterflies (behind the Brush-footed butterflies), with over 5,000 species worldwide, whose members are also called gossamer-winged butterflies. They constitute about 40% of the known butterfly species.

No range data available.