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Blue & Copper (Lycaenidae)Neolucia agricola

Fringed Heath-blue at Black Mountain

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Neolucia agricola at Black Mountain - 11 Dec 2016
Neolucia agricola at Black Mountain - 11 Dec 2016
Neolucia agricola at Black Mountain - 11 Dec 2016

Identification history

Blue & Copper (Lycaenidae) Neolucia agricola 11 Dec 2016 SuziBond
Blue & Copper (Lycaenidae) Neolucia agricola 11 Dec 2016 SuziBond
Unidentified 11 Dec 2016 David

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3 comments

wrote:
   11 Dec 2016
Hi David, don't suppose you have another image of the underwing?
wrote:
   11 Dec 2016
I've uploaded two more photos with better views of the underwing, Suzi.
wrote:
   11 Dec 2016
Great, thanks. The underside of the hindwing shows the two diagnostic black chevrons that makes this a Fringed Heath-blue.

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Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Black Mountain - 6 Oct 2016 by Ryl
Caladenia fuscata (Dusky fingers) at Black Mountain - 6 Oct 2016 by Ryl
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Glossodia major (Wax lip orchid) at Black Mountain - 27 Sep 2016 by Ryl
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Glossodia major (Wax lip orchid) at Black Mountain - 27 Sep 2016 by Ryl
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Speculantha rubescens (Blushing tiny greenhood) at Black Mountain - 17 Mar 2016 by Ryl
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Centipeda cunninghamii (Common Sneezeweed) at Black Mountain - 15 Jan 2016 by RWPurdie
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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size
  • 10 Dec 2016 Recorded on
  • David Recorded by

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