Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1203925

Northern Azure
Celastrina lucia

Observation date: April 28, 2019
Submitted by: A_baldini
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Weather: Partly cloudy and 50 degrees. Notes: I saw several of these azures at the Arthur's Rock Trail, mostly near a very small stream crossing the trail. This one was solidly blue on the dorsal side (a male).
Status: Resident
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: July 24, 2019
Coordinator notes: Like I said earlier, I use the name lucia as you have here vs. echo. Mike
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, Larimer County