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Small butterflies. Bodies pale blue. Upper side of males iridescent silvery blue with narrow dark borders; female darker blue with wide borders. Both sexes have white fringe. Underside gray-brown; both wings with row of white-ringed, round black spots.
Open woods, coastal dunes, prairies, meadows, road edges, and fields.
There was a road cut full of wet gravel where several varieties of butterflies and bees were drinking.
Spotted on May 10, 2009
Submitted on May 8, 2013
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