Satyrium ilicis - Ilex Hairstreak

Satyrium-ilicis-ilex-hairstreak | PTKbutterflies
Satyrium-ilicis-ilex-hairstreak | PTKbutterflies

This is another attractive species that can be quite patient when one is trying to obtain a butterfly photo. As a result, these are high quality shots. Note the full white submarginal hindwing line and the more pronounced ( than esculi) V shape of the white marking in S2 of the hindwing.