Gray Hairstreak (four photos)
Strymon melinus


gray hairstreak
Taken at Red Butte Gardens. Carol Davis, 8-29-2008

hairstreak
This Gray Hairstreak at Red Butte Gardens in SLC, Utah, is an obvious male
because he has an orange abdomen.  Carol Davis, 8-5-2008

Gray hairstreak butterfly
Carol Davis, Bear River MBR, Box Elder County, Utah

Gray hairstreak
Female Gray Hairstreak at Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge.
 Even though this is called a "gray" hairstreak, it definitely
had a bluish cast.  It was gorgeous!  Carol Davis, 8-25-05

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