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    • Polyommatinae
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Pacific Dotted-Blue Euphilotes enoptes ssp. enoptes

Observer

richardwasson

Date

July 27, 2007

Description

2.2 cm wing span.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Spring Azure Celastrina ladon

Observer

richardwasson

Date

May 25, 2007

Description

2.7 cm wing span. Along creek at access #4.

Photos / Sounds

P1370732

Observer

taogirl

Date

October 30, 2014

Description

this is the only picture I got of this tiny butterfly so not sure of the ID but not sure if there are other species that have as many of the spots on the wing

Photos / Sounds

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What

ceraunus blue Hemiargus ceraunus

Observer

knightericm

Date

December 14, 2014 03:07 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

subhajit_roy

Date

December 16, 2014 12:56 PM IST

Place

Amlajora (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Long-tailed Blue Lampides boeticus

Observer

liesvanrompaey

Date

December 4, 2014 01:38 PM UTC

Description

Seen in Frigiliana, Spain

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

subhajit_roy

Date

December 16, 2014 12:47 PM IST

Place

Amlajora (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ceraunus Blue Hemiargus ceraunus

Observer

annemirdl

Date

December 14, 2014

Photos / Sounds

P1000257

Observer

muir

Date

November 27, 2014 04:04 PM CET

Place

Kinshasa (Google, OSM)

Description

Jeannel's Blue (Leptotes jeanneli)? See http://www.inaturalist.org/observations/587693

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Palos Verdes Blue Glaucopsyche lygdamus ssp. palosverdesensis

Observer

andrew_louros

Date

December 12, 2014 11:12 AM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

I spotted a pair of these, and I believe them to be our local endangered butterfly, however, I may have misidentified them.

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Pygmy Blue Brephidium exilis

Observer

glmory

Date

December 13, 2014 01:33 PM PST

Description

Small butterfly on Isocoma menziesii.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Pygmy Blue Brephidium exilis

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

December 10, 2014 01:04 PM PST

Description

Several of these butterfly seen in the thickets.

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Description from Wikipedia

Polyommatinae, the blues, are a subfamily of gossamer-winged butterflies (Lycaenidae). It was long used to assign taxa of unclear relationships, and its contents are in need of revision. Several genera might not even belong here.

No range data available.