Re: New butterfly species described

Kevin Burls

What a wonderful naming choice, and congratulations on disentangling yet another Lycaenid complex. 

--Kevin Burls

On Mon, May 2, 2022 at 10:28 AM david@davidleemyersphoto <david@...> wrote:
Caitlin, Jon, and Norbert,

Congratulations on sorting out this tangle and formalizing the answer. I look forward to encountering C. asheri. 

— David

On Apr 28, 2022, at 4:06 PM, Caitlin LaBar via <lepidoptera85@...> wrote:

Introducing Celastrina asheri, Asher's Blue!
Journal article can be viewed or downloaded here:
My blog:

It was a big team effort, decades in the making, but only in the last 2-3 years were we able to put the pieces together. Exciting stuff!


David Lee Myers

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