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Pack Lycanidae 7.11.09 01 - Strymon melinus

Pack Lycanidae 7.11.09 01 - Strymon melinus
Pack Forest, near Eatonville, Pierce County, Washington, USA
July 11, 2009
A small Lycanidae with tails which breifly stopped in the branches of a douglas fir along the 1000 road near the 1060 road.

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another good catch
Another good catch, Karl. I'm SO glad you made it! You're adding some great stuff to the list for the weekend. (And, of course, we enjoyed your wit, charm and good looks as well!)

 
Thanks
The weekend was amazing, and the insects were just luck and timing.

Moved
Moved from Butterflies (excluding skippers). Thanks for the ID David, this is the first Washington Record for the species in BG!

 
I see them almost every day in my yard
yet I haven't posted one for New Mexico yet. Lots of holes in the map for this one. Maybe it's just too common for most to bother with (at least it is here). Yours up there look very different than ours - nice to have the representation.

Gray Hairstreak
Strymon melinus

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