Hairstreak on Spanish Needles by May Lattanzio

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Such a beauty. I think it may be a Mexican Hairstreak. If you can positively ID it before I do, please let me know.

In my yard, Bayou George, FL.

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  • jesika
    jesikaabout 5 years ago

    Wonderful image.

  • May Lattanzio
    May Lattanzioabout 5 years ago

    The “tails” on this butterfly move constantly to attract predators to the least important part of their body.

  • Virginia N. Fred
    Virginia N. Fredabout 5 years ago


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