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Cabeza Prieta Natural History Association
Sonoran Desert Butterflies and Moths
Brephidium exile (Pygmy blue)

 

 

 Brephidium exile

(Pygmy blue)
Habitat: Common breeding resident throughout Organ Pipe CNM.
Food Habits: "tiny, inconspicuous, flowers"

Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Lepidoptera
Family "Lycaenidae - Blues, Hairstreaks, and Metal-marks"
Genus Brephidium
species exile

 

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