Strymon melinus


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Noun1.Strymon melinus - larvae are pests of various economic plantsStrymon melinus - larvae are pests of various economic plants
genus Strymon, Strymon - large and widely distributed genus of hairstreak butterflies
hairstreak, hairstreak butterfly - small butterflies having striped markings under the wings
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3 Gray Hairstreak (g) Strymon melinus 4 Variegated Fritillary (g) Euptoieta claudia 9 Checkered White (g) Ponlia protodice 3 Cabbage White (g) Pieris rapae 3 Common Checkered-skipper (g) Pyrgus communis 9 Common Sootywing (g) Pholisora catullus 1 Regal Fritillary (s) Speyeria idalia 9 Great Spangled Fritillary (s) Speyeria cybele 1 Red Admiral (g) Vanessa atalanta 0 Painted Lady (g) Vanessa cardui 0 Number counted Common name Steer+Sheep Total Proportion Eastern Tailed-blue (g) 992 1736 0.82 Grass Skipper spp.
Density-dependent mating tactics in the grey hairstreak, Strymon melinus (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae).