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Nice Hairstreak from the top - Strymon melinus - male

Nice Hairstreak from the top - Strymon melinus - Male
Indian Rock; Mt Emily, 6063 ft, La Grande, Union County, Oregon, USA
August 23, 2011

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Nice Hairstreak from the top - Strymon melinus - male Nice Hairstreak from the top - Strymon melinus - male Nice Hairstreak from the top - Strymon melinus - male

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Moved from Butterflies (excluding skippers). Thanks, Kelly. We'll move them there.

Gray Hairstreak (Strymon melinus) Male

Black and white postmedian line is often edged with orange inwardly; no markings between postmedian line and base of wings. Abdomen orange on males, gray on females.

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