Bog Copper (Lycaena epixanthe)
Havelock, ON 2013/06/27
Male - Parc La Verendrye, QC 2014/07/18
Female - Ottawa, ON 2013/06/30
Parc La Verendrye, QC 2016/08/19
Member of Family: Lycaenidae
French common name: Cuivré des tourbières
On iNaturalist, the scientific name has been updated to Tharsalea epixanthe.
This tiny butterfly tends to fly just above the bog vegetation and can be difficult to see.
To see where this butterfly has been reported, visit: The Ontario Butterfly Atlas Online