Status in Nova Scotia
Uncommon. The Maritimes Butterfly Atlas
S-rank for this species is "S3: Uncommon, or found only in a restricted range, even if abundant at some locations (21 to 100 occurrences)."
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