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A small butterfly with fawn coloured wings with iridescent blue tones near the wing bases. The wings which looked fragile could have had a span of about 15 mm.
Spotted flying close to the ground over open grass land. Also present were other blues like Zizina labradus.

( I believe this is Zizula hylax. Could someone confirm please. Thanks)

Date & Time

  2017-03-11 11:48 AM


  -37.87516 , 145.350337 : 515.808 m

Near Sassafras VIC 3787, Australia


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  1. David Francis  Yes, it could be Z. hylax but I'd like to see the underside to be sure.

    Reply • 12 Mar 2017

    • Leuba Ridgway  Thank you for looking at this David. I do have a photo of the underside but it is very unclear. Will have another look and post it. thanks again.

      Reply • 15 Mar 2017

NS Observation No. 58C3DEA5ED2A896B0300000E
Created 2017-03-11 10:34 PM (about 3 years ago)
Created By Leuba Ridgway
Updated 2017-03-15 01:31 PM (about 3 years ago)
Updated By Leuba Ridgway
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