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Mallow Scrub-Hairstreak
Strymon istapa

Observation date: November 08, 2022
Submitted by: Charlie Doggett
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: In my garden, Residencial Roca Verde, Atenas, Alajuela, Costa Rica
Status: Unknown
Verified by: Charlie Doggett
Verified date: November 08, 2022
Coordinator notes: Note in the 2nd photo the tiny Jumping Spider at bottom of photo. In 3rd photo he had jumped up and grabbed the Hairstreak by the head and paralyzed him, preparing to eat my butterfly.
Checklist region(s): Costa Rica