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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
pamsai 6 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 6 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!

pamsai
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pamsai

Languedoc-Roussillon, Tromelin Island

Lat: 43.37, Long: 2.36

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

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