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Ceraunus Blue Butterfly

Hemiargus ceraunus astenidas

Description:

This butterfly is about the size of a U.S. penny.

Habitat:

Tropical dry forest in NW Costa Rica 4.5 months into the 6 month dry season


1 species ID suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 2 years ago
Ceraunus Blue
Hemiargus ceraunus astenidas Hemiargus ceraunus astenidas (Lucas, 1857)

10 Comments

LarryGraziano
LarryGraziano a year ago

I remember chasing this one for over ten minutes to get the shot! Thanks Mayra!

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann a year ago

Beautiful series!

LarryGraziano
LarryGraziano 2 years ago

Thanks Kat!

KatCuff
KatCuff 2 years ago

nicely done!

LarryGraziano
LarryGraziano 2 years ago

Thanks to all of you. Thanks Bayucca for the I.d.

Noe and Pili
Noe and Pili 2 years ago

Amazing!

GretelDeRuiter
GretelDeRuiter 2 years ago

What a delicate creature!

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 2 years ago

Beautiful shot.

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 2 years ago

Spectacular Pic,
Lovely,

Atul
Atul 2 years ago

lovely!

Guanacaste, Costa Rica

Lat: 10.20, Long: -85.83

Spotted on Apr 4, 2012
Submitted on Apr 10, 2012

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