Bronze Copper (Lycaena hyllus)

Bronze Copper ( Lycaena hyllus )

Female - North Gower, ON 2011/06/26

Bronze Copper ( Lycaena hyllus )

Ottawa, ON 2010/08/03

Bronze Copper ( Lycaena hyllus )

Ottawa, ON 2015/08/05

Bronze Copper ( Lycaena hyllus )

Male - Lombardy, ON 2011/08/07

Member of Family: Lycaenidae

French common name: Bronzé

This is the largest of the Gossamer Winged Butterflies found in the Maritimes.

For more info on this species, visit the Butterflies of Canada ( en français )