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Cabeza Prieta Natural History Association
Sonoran Desert Butterflies and Moths
Chlorostymon simaethis (Simaethis hairstreak)

 

 

(Simaethis hairstreak)
Habitat: "Rare influx species, one record for Organ Pipe CNM."
Food Habits: Prone to flight years.

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

 

 

 

 

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