North American Butterfly Association
Pocahontas State Park
Chesterfield County, VA
Elfins spaced out along about a mile of sandy equestrian trail through pine-oak-heath forest with abundant American holly; very fresh and probably all males establishing territories; aerial skirmishes observed; also frequently observed taking nutrients from moist sandy soil; no apparent nectar source present.
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