Brown Elfin Butterfly – 5/12/12

Observer: Paul Lauenstein

Observation Date: 5/12/12

Observation Time: 5:00 p.m.

Observation Location: Gavins Pond area

Common Name: Brown Elfin Butterfly

Scientific Name: Callophrys augustinus

Comments: This brown elfin was found in the same meadow of wild indigo as a rare frosted elfin butterfly.

More Information: Butterflies and Moths

Brown Elfin Butterfly