Classification
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All Names

  • Korean
    • 부전나비과
  • English
    • Gossamer-winged Butterflies
    • Blues, Hairstreaks and Coppers
    • Gossamer-wing Butterflies
  • Italian
    • Licenidi
  • 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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Chalkhill Blue Polyommatus coridon

Observer

yeridoptero

Date

June 25, 2016 01:48 PM CEST

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Chalkhill Blue Polyommatus coridon

Observer

yeridoptero

Date

June 25, 2016 12:59 PM CEST

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Eastern Tailed-Blue Cupido comyntas

Observer

dendroica

Date

June 24, 2016

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Blues Subfamily Polyommatinae

Observer

speedy

Date

June 23, 2016

Place

Tanzberg (Google, OSM)

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Blues Subfamily Polyommatinae

Observer

speedy

Date

June 23, 2016

Place

Tanzberg (Google, OSM)

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Hedgerow Hairstreak Satyrium saepium

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 24, 2016 02:21 PM PDT

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Acmon Blue Plebejus acmon

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 24, 2016 01:29 PM PDT

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Hedgerow Hairstreak Satyrium saepium

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 24, 2016 01:16 PM PDT

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Great Copper Lycaena xanthoides

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 24, 2016 01:05 PM PDT

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Clytie Ministreak Ministrymon clytie

Date

June 24, 2016

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Stained Greenstreak Cyanophrys agricolor

Date

June 24, 2016

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Reakirt's Blue Echinargus isola

Date

June 24, 2016
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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.
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