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Incisalia eryphon

Wikipedia Abstract

The western pine elfin (Callophrys eryphon) is a North American butterfly that ranges from British Columbia east to Maine and south to southern California, Arizona, and New Mexico. Males are brown and females are orange-brown, with both having bold patterned hind wings. The top of the wings have dark bars with a lighter chevron shaped margin. The body is 19–32 mm in length and has no tail.
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Prey / Diet

Pinus banksiana (Hudson Bay pine)[1]
Pinus contorta (Lodgepole pine)[1]
Pinus flexilis (Rocky Mountain White pine)[1]
Pinus monticola (Western white pine)[1]
Pinus ponderosa (Ponderosa pine)[1]
Pinus radiata (Monterey pine)[1]
Pinus strobus (Eastern white pine)[1]
Pseudotsuga menziesii (Douglas fir)[1]
Thuja plicata (Pacific Red-cedar)[1]
Tsuga heterophylla (Pacific hemlock)[1]



Attributes / relations provided by
1HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
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