Bronze Copper

Species caption line: Cols 1 - 2: Species common name (followed by the wingspan range in inches). Col 3: Occurrence level & flight period. Col 4: Habitat. Col 5: Typically visits (for nectaring). Col 6: Larval host plants.

Place name abbreviations: MPEA - Middle Patuxent Environment Area; PRSP - Patuxent River State Park; PVSP - Patapsco River Valley State Park; UMDCF - University of Maryland Central Farm.

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Bronze Copper (1.25–1.9") Rare: L May - & M-Aug Marshes & wet meadows Indian hemp (dogbane) Water dock & curled dock
American Copper

Female
October 18, 2016
Meadowbrook Park
Bonnie Ott

American Copper

Open wings
October 18, 2016
Meadowbrook Park
Bonnie Ott

American Copper

Female
October 18, 2016
Meadowbrook Park
Bonnie Ott

Bronze Copper

Female
October 19, 2016
Meadowbrook Park
Kevin Heffernan

Bronze Copper

Female
October 19, 2016
Meadowbrook Park
Kevin Heffernan

Bronze Copper

Female
October 19, 2016
Meadowbrook Park
Karen Heffernan

Bronze Copper

Historical Record
July 21, 1996
UMDCF
Jo Solem