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Old Sunday 26th March 2006, 21:44   #1
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Algarve Blue Butterfly

Any ID suggestions for these two butterflies?
Ria Formosa, Algarve, Portugal 2006-03-21 and 23

(Sorry about image quality, it was very windy and I was using a long lens)

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Old Sunday 26th March 2006, 22:53   #2
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The nearest I can find for both is Black-eyed Blue Glaucopsyche melanops but I'm not confident
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Old Monday 27th March 2006, 05:44   #3
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Yes, G. melanops male and female.
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Yes, G. melanops male and female.
Grateful, thanks to both of you - I always have trouble with blues.

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