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Edwards Hairstreak? - Satyrium calanus

Edwards Hairstreak? - Satyrium calanus
Banning State Park, Pine County County, Minnesota, USA
July 10, 2014
Somewhere or somehow, I had identified this little beauty as Edwards Hairstreak (Strymon edwardsii) but when checking on BugGuide, it appears that it is probably Edwards' Hairstreak (Satyrium edwardsii)

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Edwards Hairstreak? - Satyrium calanus Edwards Hairstreak? - Satyrium

Moved
Moved from Satyrium.

I would lean towards Banded f
I would lean towards Banded for this one.

 
ID
Agreed

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

not Edwards
To me it looks like a Hickory Hairstreak, Satyrium caryaevorus - Hickory. The Banded Hairstreak S. calanus, is very very similar too.

 
Probably calanus
After spending quite a while comparing the two, and looking at the comments about the differences, it is my conclusion that it is probably a Banded Hairstreak (Satyrium calanus)

 
Thanks
I'll look at them.

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