Eastern Tailed-blue (Everes comyntas)

The Eastern Tailed-blue is a small butterfly, with the male being a cobalt blue and the female a slate gray color. It can often be found in open grassy spaces such as sunny fields and pastures. It is most common in eastern North America, although some can be found in parts of western states such as Oregon, Washington and California.

Wing spread: 0.8" - 1.0"

Host Plants: Flower buds and seeds of legumes

Eastern Tailed-blue Butterfly
Eastern Tailed-blue Butterfly