American Copper Lycaena phlaeas (Linnaeus, 1761)  

Status:

May be common but local in dry open habitats across the state.

Relationships:

Host plants include Common Sheep Sorrel and Curly Dock.

There are 115 records in the project database.

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An American Copper in Wicomico Co., Maryland (6/15/2013). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

An American Copper in Howard Co., Maryland (8/1/2015). Photo by Bonnie Ott. (MBP list)

American Copper in Chino Farms, Queen Anne's Co., Maryland (6/5/2010). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

An American Copper in Carroll Co., Maryland (7/1/2017). Photo by Barbara Speckart. (MBP list)

An AMerican Copper in Howard Co., Maryland (6/2/2012) Photo by Bonnie Ott. (MBP list)

An American Copper in Howard Co., Maryland (6/28/2015). Photo by Kevin Heffernan. (MBP list)

An American Copper in Howard Co., Maryland (10/12/2013). Photo by Bonnie Ott. (MBP list)

An American Copper flying in Cecil Co., Maryland (10/23/2013). Photo by Mark Johnson. (MBP list)

An American Copper in Worcester Co., Maryland (10/21/2013). Photo by Scott Housten. (MBP list)

An American Copper found in Worcester Co., Maryland (7/12/2008). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

An American Copper in Howard Co., Maryland (6/10/2012). Photo by Annette Allor. (MBP list)

An American Copper on Assateague Island, Maryland (10/13/2012). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

An American Copper collected in Frederick Co., Maryland (6/23/1996). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

An American Copper in Howard Co., Maryland (7/24/2017). Photo by Bonnie Ott. (MBP list)


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