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Caterpillars of Pacific Northwest
Forests and Woodlands

Satyrium californicum [Lycaenidae]

Mix of dark and light brown; discontinuous dorsal grey-green longitudinal band; discontinuous subdorsal white longitudinal line; lateral oblique white lines. This species is common on bitterbrush during May and June.

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