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Gray Hairstreak

Strymon melinus

Description:

Small dark gray butterfly with a silvery border. Hind wings have orange spots and a tail.

Habitat:

Spotted along the Columbia river in shrub-steppe.


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1 Comment

Neil Ross
Neil Ross a week ago

Nice spotting, Brian. That's an unusual butterfly, and quite beautiful.

Brian38
Spotted by
Brian38

Washington, USA

Lat: 46.90, Long: -119.96

Spotted on Jun 9, 2019
Submitted on Jun 11, 2019

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