Cacyreus marshalli - Geranium Bronze

Cacyreus-marshalli-geranium-bronze | PTKbutterflies
Cacyreus-marshalli-geranium-bronze | PTKbutterflies

This South African species has found it's way into Europe on cultivated Geraniums. It seems to abound wherever those plants, of which there are many, clothe the streets of the Mediterranean. 

Although tiny, it is reservedly attractive, and not difficult to achieve a good butterfly photograph of.