Eastern Tailed-Blue butterfly – 5/19/12
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 5/19/12
Observation Time: 5:30 p.m.
Observation Location: Field near Gavins Pond
Common Name: Eastern Tailed-Blue butterfly
Scientific Name: Cupido comyntas
Comments: This individual lacks the orange spots usually seen at the base of the “tails” extending rearward from the hind wings.
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