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Mariposa male? - Lycaena mariposa - male

Mariposa male? - Lycaena mariposa - Male
Fish Lake, north of Halfway, Baker County, Oregon, USA
August 7, 2006
This looks like a male L. mariposa. There were dozens of coppers flitting in the wet meadow. Does it seem more reasonable that they're all the same species? In the same meadow at the same time were .

Moved from Lycaena.