Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1286811

Frosted Elfin
Callophrys irus

Observation date: March 16, 2021
Submitted by: Steve Coleman
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: I found the Frosted Elfin on one of its host plants, Sundial Lupine, Lupinus perennis. It was nectaring and, I believe, ovipositing
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: March 17, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Leon County