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Great Purple Hairstreak - Atlides halesus

Great Purple Hairstreak - Atlides halesus
Henryetta, Okmulgee County, Oklahoma, USA
August 28, 2005
Atlides halesus
I will post this here for conformation.

Beautiful
Beautiful photo, beautiful insect. I haven't seen this species before.

--Stephen

Stephen Cresswell
Buckhannon, WV
www.stephencresswell.com

 
Great Purple Hairstreek
Thanks Stephen,
This was a nice individual.
The top of the wings is an irridecesent blue.

Great Purlpe Hairstreak
Yep, exactly right, Great Purple Hairstreak!

 
Great Purple Hairstreek
Great! Thanks David.

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