All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

<strong>Eastern Tailed Blue Butterfly</strong> <br><em>Everes comyntas comyntas</em><br>Great Smoky Mountains NP <br>Sept. 16, 2007
Eastern Tailed Blue Butterfly
Everes comyntas comyntas
Great Smoky Mountains NP
Sept. 16, 2007
This is a very common little blue butterfly in Tennessee. (Sorry about the badly placed shadow!)
Host plants for caterpillars: Clovers, Bush Clover, Wild Pea, beans, and Tick Trefoil