Spring Azure butterfly – 5/19/13
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 5/19/13
Observation Time: 2:40 p.m.
Observation Location: Field near Gavins Pond Dam
Common Name: Spring Azure butterfly
Scientific Name: Celastrina spp.
Comments: Spring azures are small butterflies that emerge in early spring. The wings are blue on top and pale white with black spots on the bottom.
More Information: New Jersey Butterflies