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Dark wood-nymph (female)

Cercyonis oetus


Dark brown butterfly with a wingspan of 1 1/4 - 1 3/4 inches (3.2 - 4.5 cm). Females have two spots and males one on forewings.


Spotted sunning in dense vegetation in eastern Washington.


Ranges in western U.S. and portion of southern British Columbia.

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Cle Elum, Washington, United States

Spotted on Jul 16, 2021
Submitted on Jul 17, 2021

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