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Alpine Green Hairstreak? - Callophrys sheridanii

Alpine Green Hairstreak? - Callophrys sheridanii
Packer Saddle area...on northwest shoulder of Sierra Buttes, Sierra County, California, USA
July 14, 2011
Photographed here nectaring on Cymopterus terebinthinus (Apiaceae) in mixed montane chaparral/coniferous forest on a ridge at approximately 7000' elevation.

From location and visual agreement, I'm presuming this is the same taxon as:



David Ferguson's comments on the Callophrys sheridanii lemberti info page and the discussion on pages 134-5 of Shapiro(1) give the impression that the taxonomy of this group is not yet well settled. See the following resources for more info:

Art Shapiro's web page on C. s. lamberti
Butterflies of America web page on C. s. lamberti