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Common Copper

Lycaena phlaeas phlaeas

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Common Copper
Lycaena phlaeas phlaeas Lycaena phlaeas

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pamsai 11 years ago

thanks jgorneau for the ID. Can't seem to access ProjectNoah at the moment, all the photo links come up broken. I'll have to upload the ID tomorrow...

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 11 years ago

I believe this is the European Subspecies, Lycaena phlaeas phlaeas. Strangely enough, one of its common names is American Copper, though it is distributed almost worldwide!

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Languedoc-Roussillon, Tromelin Island

Spotted on Jul 27, 2012
Submitted on Jul 30, 2012

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