#40 Spring Azure
Graham Co., Arizona
25 August 2013
Can these be called Summer Azure...or some other species? Any help appreciated.
Wing tops (which I did not get a clear photo of) were pale blue.
Celastrina ladon - Spring Azure Butterfly
The Spring Azure (Celastrina ladon) is a butterfly of the Lycaenidae family. It is found in North America from Alaska and Canada south of the tundra, through most of the United States except the Texas coast, southern plain and peninsula Florida; south in the mountains to Colombia.