Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1309797

Northern Azure
Celastrina lucia

Observation date: August 30, 2021
Submitted by: Kay8
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: The photo is not the best but, I was able to see the blue tops of the butterflies wings while it was flying. I first spotted it flying, then it came to rest on this plantain leaf.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rosslayberry
Verified date: August 30, 2021
Coordinator notes: second generation
Checklist region(s): United States, New York, Ulster County