Gossamer Wings: Bog Copper Lycaena epixanthe
|Size:||Wingspan ranges from .88" - 1"|
|Habitat:||Mountain bogs, glades|
|Larval Host Plant:||Cranberry|
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I call the Bog Copper, "la petite Copper" on account of its small size and dainty appearance. I have read that they are weak flyers - not from what I witnessed. The Bog Coppers move around quite good and they are fast!