Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)

Very rare in NC and otherwise rare to locally common throughout its range in parts of the northeastern half of the US north to Quebec, this species can be quite tricky to distinguish from Banded Hairstreaks.
#3503
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018
#3515
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018

#3467
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018
#3475
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018

#3449 (same individual)
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018
#3447 (same individual)
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018

#3321 (same individual)
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Luskville, Gatineau Park, Pontiac Co., Quebec
15 July 2018

#3321 (same individual as above)
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Luskville, Gatineau Park, Pontiac Co., Quebec
15 July 2018

#3485
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018
#3499
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018

#3491
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018
#3488
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018

#3427
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Murphy's Point Provincial Park, Lanark Co., Ontario
12 July 2018
#3427
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Murphy's Point Provincial Park, Lanark Co., Ontario
12 July 2018

#3430
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018
#3427
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018

#3432
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018
#3434
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018

#3438
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018
#3483
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018

#3452
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018
#3453
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018

#3455
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018
#3457
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018

#3487
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018
#3476
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018

#3478
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018
#3483
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018

#3511
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018
#3519
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018

Several individual were victims of crab spiders or ambush bugs...
#3514
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018
#3522
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018

#3505
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018

Hairstreak killed by an ambush bug


#3496
Hickory Hairstreak (Satyrium caryaevorus)
Reveler Conservation Area, Stormont Co., Ontario
16 July 2018


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