Aquamarine Hairstreak (Oenomaus ortygnus)

Order: Lepidoptera (le-pid-OP-ter-a) (Info)
Family: Lycaenidae
Genus: Oenomaus
Species: ortygnus

Regional

This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Mission, Texas

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On Aug 16, 2008, TexasPuddyPrint from Edinburg, TX wrote:

This butterfly was photographed in Mission, TX back in 2003 making it a Third US Record and again in 2005 for a Fourth US Record.

I finally got to see it for myself and photograph it in October 2010.

~ Cat