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David Boyd

BX Mon is reported to be an eclipsing symbiotic binary with an orbital period of ~3.5 years. It comprises a hot component, probably an A/F type star and a cool red giant. The light curve is complex but the recent increase in brightness is likely due to the hot component emerging from eclipse.