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Acmon Blue Butterfly

Plebejus acmon

Description:

Spotted this Acmon Blue butterfly walking the Ferry Point Loop Trail in Point Richmond, CA. It was about an inch tall.

Habitat:

Ferry Point Loop Trail in Point Richmond, CA.

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Acmon blue
Plebejus acmon eNature: FieldGuides: Species Detail


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7 Comments

misako
misako 9 years ago

Thank you for the ID Jean--love your photo!

JeanC.Fisher
JeanC.Fisher 9 years ago

I just posted my own photo of one of these today. That's why I know what it is! LOL!

Hema
Hema 9 years ago

that too a storm with lightning that sparked a fire on Mt Diablo. !!

misako
misako 9 years ago

Emma: I walked in Aquatic Park in Berkeley today and the weather was perfect. I live in Emeryville, so I am in the middle between Mt. Tam and Mt. Diablo. That's incredible that you had a storm today!

Hema
Hema 9 years ago

you are very welcome misako!
How was the weather in Pt Richmond today? We had a storm at about 8 and then lightning . This caused a brush fire on MT Diablo.
is Mt tamalpas nearer to you?

misako
misako 9 years ago

Thank you Emma!

Hema
Hema 9 years ago

That's a very pretty butterfly and pic!

misako
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misako

Richmond, California, USA

Spotted on Sep 6, 2011
Submitted on Sep 10, 2011

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