Most Beautiful of all American Butterflies: Gossamer-wings! (25 Photos)

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Most Beautiful of all American Butterflies: Gossamer-wings! (25 Photos)

The gossamer-winged butterflies – sometimes called gossamer-wings – are in the family known as Lycaenidae, are a large group of butterflies found all over the world (over 5000 species), and they also happen to be some of the smallest of butterflies. Most of them share characteristics such as rear-facing eyespots on the back of the wings wings – presumably

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