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Ceraunus Blue Butterfly

Hemiargus ceraunus

Description:

a butterfly in the family Lycaenidae. The species was first described by Johan Christian Fabricius in 1793. It is found in the southwestern United States, southern Texas, Florida and the Florida Keys south through the West Indies, Mexico and Central America to South America.

Habitat:

Wetlands

Notes:

Here it is on a Beggarstick (Bidens alba)

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James McNair
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James McNair

Florida, USA

Spotted on Apr 7, 2020
Submitted on Apr 7, 2020

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