Mark Ricci photographed a Acmon Blue Butterfly.

Acmon Blue butterflies, Plebejus acmon, have a delicate beauty. They are quite tiny, just .8 to 1 inch wingspan. Perhaps many of us pass by without noticing them, but not Mark Ricci.

Acmon Blue butterfly, Plebejus acmon, by Mark Ricci Acmon Blue butterfly nectaring by Mark Ricci Acmon Blue butterfly by Mark RicciThis butterfly is found mostly in California, but can be seen north to Oregon and south to Baja.

Thanks to Mark for allowing me to share his photos with you here.

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