Classification
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All Names

  • English
    • Gossamer-winged butterfly
    • Blues, Hairstreaks and Coppers
    • Gossamer-winged Butterflies
    • Gossamer-wing Butterflies
  • Unspecified
    • hairstreaks
  • 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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鐵木萊異灰蝶 Iraota timoleon

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

November 25, 2014 01:23 PM HKT

Description

再次拍到 鐵木萊異灰蝶 (Iraota timoleon),這表示附近應有其寄主
筆管榕/雀榕 Ficus subpisocarpa

http://www.hktree.com/tree/Ficus%20superba2.htm

鐵木萊異灰蝶 Silverstreak Blue (Iraota timoleon)

Reference : http://www.afcd.gov.hk/tc_chi/conservation/hkbiodiversity/database/popup_record.asp?id=2959&lang=tc

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What

Cassius Blue Leptotes cassius

Observer

ericisley

Date

November 23, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Observer

rjnjr

Date

August 10, 2014

Description

sky island habitat in the Davis Mountains - Elev. 6000 - Cavalry Campground

Specimen collected and field curated by Dr. Will Godwin (wgodwin)
Identifications, data logging and data labels by Robert J. Nuelle, Jr. (rjnjr)

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What

Everes comyntas Cupido comyntas

Observer

rjnjr

Date

August 10, 2014

Description

sky island habitat in the Davis Mountains - Elev. 6000 - Cavalry Campground

Specimen collected and field curated by Dr. Will Godwin (wgodwin)
Identifications, data logging and data labels by Robert J. Nuelle, Jr. (rjnjr)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

rjnjr

Date

August 10, 2014

Description

"sky island habitat in the Davis Mountains - Elev. 6000 - Cavalry Campground

Specimen collected and field curated by Dr. Will Godwin (wgodwin)
Identifications, data logging and data labels by Robert J. Nuelle, Jr. (rjnjr)

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What

Sorrel Sapphire Heliophorus sena

Observer

arun93

Date

August 23, 2014

Place

dehradun (Google, OSM)

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What

Brephidium exile Brephidium exilis

Observer

m_jon

Date

July 17, 2014 11:40 AM NZST

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What

Western Pygmy Blue Brephidium exilis

Observer

gcwarbler

Date

November 20, 2014

Description

Photographed at some planted Fall Aster ("Aster" oblongifolia--I think) at the I-10 Rest Stop near Fabens, El Paso Co., TX

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Photos / Sounds

Observer

kristian

Date

December 16, 2013

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What

Eastern Tailed-Blue Cupido comyntas

Date

the past

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What

Ceraunus Blue Hemiargus ceraunus

Date

the past

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Date

the past

Description

Barrio de Trigueros

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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.