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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
variety Hairstreak butterfly

 

 

 

 

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