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Gray Hairstreak Butterfly

Strymon melinus

Description:

One tail on hindwing. Upperside blue-gray with large red spot near tail. Underside of spring/fall form is dark gray, summer form is paler gray. Relatively straight postmedian line is white, bordered with orange on the inside edge. Wing Span: 7/8 - 1 3/8 inches (2.2 - 3.5 cm).

Habitat:

On Agastache in yard.


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Texas, USA

Lat: 33.22, Long: -96.71

Spotted on Jul 25, 2016
Submitted on Jul 25, 2016

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