Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)

Found in western open conifer forests from Colorado to California and nearly reaching Alaska.
Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa) Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)
Near Condon, north of Seeley Lake, Missoula Co., MT
11 July 2014

Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)
Near Condon, Missoula Co., MT
27 June 2015
Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)
Near Condon, Missoula Co., MT
11 June 2015

Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa) Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)
Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)
MPG North, Missoula Co., MT
19 July 2013
Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)
MPG North, Missoula Co., MT
19 July 2013

Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa) Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa) #3708Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)
Seeley Creek Ponds, Powell Co., MT
20 July 2013

Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa) Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa) #0981
Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)
Near Condon, north of Seeley Lake, Missoula Co., MT
11 July 2014

Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa) Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa) #1012
Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)
Near Condon, north of Seeley Lake, Missoula Co., MT
11 July 2014

Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa) Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)
Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)
Near Condon, Missoula Co., MT
11 July 2014
Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)
Near Condon, Missoula Co., MT
11 July 2014

Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)
Near Condon, Missoula Co., MT
27 June 2015
Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)
Near Condon, Missoula Co., MT
27 June 2015

Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)
Near Condon, Missoula Co., MT
2 July 2015

Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)
Near Condon, Missoula Co., MT
12 July 2015

Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)
Near Condon, Missoula Co., MT
12 July 2015

Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)
Near Condon, Missoula Co., MT
12 July 2015
Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)
Near Condon, Missoula Co., MT
12 July 2015

Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa) Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)
Near Condon, Missoula Co., MT
11 July 2014

In the clutches of a crab spider



Below are Mariposa Coppers from the Montana-Idaho border
#2631
Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)
Lolo Pass, Idaho Co., ID
23 July 2014

#2666
Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa)
Lolo Pass, Idaho Co., ID
23 July 2014


Below are Washington Mariposa Coppers
Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa) Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa) Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa), female
Reflection Lakes, Mt. Rainier, WA
10 Aug 2004
#1693


Below are California Mariposa Coppers
Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa) Mariposa Copper (Lycaena mariposa), female
Plumas Co., CA
15 July 2007


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