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Callophrys gryneus nelsoni
Callophrys gryneus nelsoni
Nelson's Hairstreak
Photographer: Ron Wolf

ID: 0000 0000 0610 2243 (2010-06-26)

Copyright © 2010 Ron Wolf

  • date of photo  Jun 20, 2010
  • location   Yosemite National Park (Tuolumne County, California, US)
  • family Lycaenidae
  • order Lepidoptera
  • class Insecta
  • notes   Nectaring on Bush Cinquefoil (Potentilla fruticosa).
  • camera   Canon 40D, 252mm, f/8, 1/1600 sec.
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Insect

  • common names   Nelson's Hairstreak
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Simon J. Tonge    Aug 26, 2013

    Action: changed name from "Callophrys gryneus ssp. nelsoni" to "Callophrys gryneus nelsoni "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "ssp. not necessary in zoological name"

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