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Brown Hairstreak

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An elusive butterfly that spends most of its life in the canopy of ash trees and so is rarely seen.


Photograph by: 
Frank Gardener

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Sites List Distribution Map Some Charts Some Photographs Original Tweets Relatives Guidance Notes
Common Name Brown Hairstreak
Scientific Name Thecla betulae
Interest Level
Species Family Lycaenid Butterflies (Blues and Hairstreaks)
Preferred Environment
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Additional Identification Notes