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Blue Spot Hairstreak Butterfly

Satyrium spini


It belongs to Lycaenidae, is the second-largest family of butterflies whose members are also called gossamer-winged butterflies.


It lives in southern and middle Europe up to approximately 54° N. It is not found in the northwest of France, the Netherlands, Scandinavia, Estonia or Latvia. It is also not found in large parts of Italy and on most Mediterranean islands.


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Spotted on Jun 24, 2013
Submitted on Jun 24, 2013

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