Status in Nova Scotia
Very rare. The "General Status Ranks of Wild Species in Nova Scotia"
list this species' status as Red: At risk or maybe at risk.
Very few records. To date, there are 3 records in Nova Scotia for the Maritimes Butterfly Atlas.
Black Spruce-Tamarack bogs.
Black Spruce (Picea mariana
Similar Species in Nova Scotia
Superficially similar to all of our Elfins, especially to Eastern Pine Elfin
and Hoary Elfin