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Sonoran Desert Butterflies and Moths
Apodemia mormo (Mormon metal-mark)

 

 

 Apodemia mormo

(Mormon metal-mark)
Habitat: Regular to abundant breeding resident throughout Organ Pipe CNM.
Food Habits: nectar, hilltops

Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Lepidoptera
Family Lycaenidae - Blues, Hairstreaks, and Metal-marks
Genus Apodemia
species mormo
variety Metalmark butterfly

 

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