Classification
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  • French
    • azur printanier
  • Scientific Names
    • Celastrina ladon
  • English
    • Spring Azure
    • Spring azure blue

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Recent observations

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What

Spring Azure Celastrina ladon

Observer

mayfly1963

Date

March 29, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Spring Azure Celastrina ladon

Observer

johnratzlaff

Date

March 26, 2015 03:02 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Spring Azure Celastrina ladon

Observer

mayfly1963

Date

March 21, 2015

Description

This gorgeous butterfly was just emerging and the blue was absolutely brilliant against the brown leaves. However, because the wings had not yet unfurled, these photos may not be good enough for an ID. I'm guessing Spring Azure, but could be completely wrong on that.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

tchristensen

Date

March 17, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Spring Azure Celastrina ladon

Observer

icosahedron

Date

March 18, 2015 12:53 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Spring Azure Celastrina ladon

Observer

icosahedron

Date

March 4, 2015 10:48 AM PST

Description

Crawling up and down this grass stem; licking it all the while.

Very cheerful flittering light blue in flight.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Spring Azure Celastrina ladon

Observer

jmaughn

Date

March 1, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Spring Azure Celastrina ladon

Observer

robberfly

Date

March 1, 2015 01:00 PM PST

Description

Only blue flitting about. Too early for Mission Blue flight.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Spring Azure Celastrina ladon

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

February 27, 2015 12:24 PM PST

Description

Spring Azure Butterfly

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Spring Azure Celastrina ladon

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

February 27, 2015 12:23 PM PST

Description

Spring Azure Butterfly

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Spring Azure Celastrina ladon

Observer

mikevanvalen

Date

April 25, 2014

Place

Weston, CT (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Spring Azure Celastrina ladon

Observer

mickeylong

Date

February 4, 2015

Description

One seen and photographed in this canyon. My first. Beginning of season.

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Description from Wikipedia

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.

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Conservation Summary

No range data available.