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Purplish Copper Butterfly

Purplish Copper


Lycaena helloides
Fresh, male specimens of this species show a purplish sheen over a mostly brownish background, with black spots and a black border. Males have an orange zigzag pattern on the hind wing margin, while females also have orange throughout the upper surface and additional splotches of orange showing through on the hindwing. The females do not have the purplish color of t. . . [more]
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