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African Grass Blue

Zizeeria knysna


The Dark Grass Blue or African Grass Blue (Zizeeria knysna), is a species of blue butterfly found in Africa, on Cyprus and the Iberian Peninsula. The wingspan is 18–23 mm for males and 21–26 mm for females.[3] The butterfly flies nearly year round.


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Yet another Blue!

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Spotted on Jul 6, 2014
Submitted on Aug 1, 2014

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