Rayed Blue
Candalides heathi heathi

Now a rare butterfly, more often seen in foothills woodland habitat. The caterpillars have adapted to introduced ribwort.

Key Facts

Family:lycaenidae
Size (Male):28mm
Size (Female):29mm
Mature Larva Length:15-20mm
Months of Flight:a:7:{i:0;s:3:"jan";i:1;s:3:"feb";i:2;s:3:"mar";i:3;s:3:"sep";i:4;s:3:"oct";i:5;s:3:"nov";i:6;s:3:"dec";}
Abundance:rare
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