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The Idas Blue is a butterfly of the Lycaenidae family. It is found in the northern regions of the Palearctic ecozone and the Nearctic ecozone. It is on the wing from June to August depending on the location. Wingspan: 17 to 28 mm.
Alpine meadow, alt. 1600 m ASL. The flower is Onobrychis montana
Wingspan: 17 to 28 mm. The larvae feed on Calluna and Fabaceae species.
Spotted on Jul 7, 2012
Submitted on Jul 11, 2012
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