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Reakirt's Blue

Echinargus isola

Description:

Upperside of male light blue with darker veins and dusky border; female darker. Underside of forewing with postmedian row of 5 round black spots circled with white. Wing Span: 3/4 - 1 1/8 inches (2 - 2.9 cm). This butterfly was very faded. You could still see the markings, but most of the color was gone.

Habitat:

Wildlife habitat yard on Belton Lake. This Gregg's Dalea was covered in Reakirt's Blue.

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joanbstanley
Spotted by
joanbstanley

Texas, USA

Spotted on Dec 17, 2012
Submitted on Jan 4, 2013

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