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North American Ecology (US and Canada)

Satyrium liparops is resident throughout the eastern United States and southern Canada as far west as Western Alberta (Scott 1986). Habitats are deciduous woods, prairie streamsides, and (westward) foothill canyons. Host plants can be trees and shrubs and include species from many families, including Rosaceae. Eggs are laid on the host plant singly. Individuals overwinter as eggs. There is one flight each year with the approximate flight time July1-early Aug in the northern and mountainous parts of the range and May15-June30 in the southern part of their range (Scott 1986).

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