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Karner blue butterfly (Lycaeides melissa samuelis) | by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Midwest Region
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Karner blue butterfly (Lycaeides melissa samuelis)

The Karner blue butterfly, an endangered species, is a small butterfly that lives in oak savannas and pine barren ecosystems from eastern Minnesota and eastward to the Atlantic seaboard. For more information see:

www.fws.gov/midwest/endangered/insects/kbb/index.html

 

Photo by USFWS; Joel Trick

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Taken on February 7, 2011