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Holly Blue Doode Bemde, Belgium. April 2, 2017. Belgium,Celastrina argiolus,Geotagged,Holly Blue,Spring Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

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The Holly Blue, is a butterfly that belongs to the Lycaenids or Blues family and is native to Eurasia and North America. In India, it is known as the Hill Hedge Blue.
The Hollie Blue is a beautiful butterfly, with pale silver-blue wings spotted with pale ivory dots.
In Europe, the first generation feeds mainly on Holly (Ilex aquifolium) but the second generation uses a range of foodplants.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Patomarazul
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Uploaded Dec 25, 2017. Captured Apr 2, 2017 16:18 in Pastoor Tilemansstraat 17, 3051 Oud-Heverlee, Belgium.
  • SP-100EE
  • f/2.9
  • 1/320s
  • ISO125
  • 4.3mm