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Green Hairstreak (Callophrys rubi)
Dorsal wing brown. Ventral wing dark brown with dull reddish-brown patches.
eastern redcedar in shrubby dune area of Shackleford Island
Larva on Dudleya
Green hairstreak butterfly
Creepy hairs on it's eyes.
Highly variable. Always close to (or on) junipers or other evergreens.
Highly variable coloring. Eastern populations are greener, western more ...
Small mostly green butterfly, caterpillars live off juniper trees.
Also called the olive hairstreak, it looks as if it has green pollen on its ...
Colorful butterfly, spotted in Madera Canyon, AZ.
They were all over
Hanging out on the board walk
Landing on Bush Monkeyflower.
On a blooming Holly Leaf Cherry.
Serra de Grândola
Wingspan approximately 1.5 inches or 3.81 centimeters.
Moth, most likely a Callophrys irus, the ...
Small brown butterfly found in Eastern North America
Small metallic green butterfly, sunbathing
this area are now classified as Western Green Hairstreaks (
The green hairstreak (Callophrys rubi) is a ...
A rusty orange/brown Lycaenid butterfly with distinctive turquoise scales and a ...
Centennial Cone Opens Space Park
Photographed along The Green Hairstreak Project
Sat long enough for one image on the bark mulch in our garden.
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