Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

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


Sign in to suggest organism ID

10 Comments

LarryGraziano
LarryGraziano 8 years ago

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

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 8 years ago

Beautiful series!

LarryGraziano
LarryGraziano 9 years ago

Thanks Kat!

KatCuff
KatCuff 9 years ago

nicely done!

LarryGraziano
LarryGraziano 9 years ago

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

Noe and Pili
Noe and Pili 9 years ago

Amazing!

GretelDeRuiter
GretelDeRuiter 9 years ago

What a delicate creature!

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 9 years ago

Beautiful shot.

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 9 years ago

Spectacular Pic,
Lovely,

Atul
Atul 9 years ago

lovely!

LarryGraziano
Spotted by
LarryGraziano

Guanacaste, Costa Rica

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

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors
join Project Noah Team

Join the Project Noah Team