Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1342043

European Common Blue
Polyommatus icarus

Observation date: August 31, 2022
Submitted by: Appy-Brown
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Ovipositing on Alfalfa (Medicago sativa). Some Bird's-foot Trefoil (Lotus corniculatus) is in the general area, but not in the field in which this small population of icarus is flying.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: September 01, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Vermont, Grand Isle County