Everes alcetas - Provencal Short Tailed Blue

Everes-alcetas-provencal-short-tailed-bl | PTKbutterflies
Everes-alcetas-provencal-short-tailed-bl | PTKbutterflies

These diminutive butterflies are a joy to watch and often more readily found than the other Everes species in France in my experience.  They lack the orange lunule/s on the hindwing underside of that species argiades

There are bound to be more butterfly photos to come here in the future.