Along the Bay Side of the Sunshine Skyway, Pinellas County Florida - September 2006
Ceraunus Blue - freshly eclosed
Ceraunus Blue egg
Ceraunus Blue chrysalids - these guys are smaller than a grain of rice!!!
Ceraunus Blue caterpillar - note the 'ant organs' protruding!!!
Ceraunus Blue - chrysalis ready to eclose
This is a male Antillean Blue, with two lower hind wing spots.
I managed to wait for a basking pose, and got a good, partial spread.
Ceraunus Blue at Triple Creek Preserve, Riverview, FL