Common throughout both Alabama and Mississippi, flying from spring to fall. Upper surface of forewings dark with single row of small pale spots near wing margin. Males have a blue-green iridescence on upper surface of hindwings, while in females the color is less conspicuous. Lower surface of hindwings have a single row of orange spots surrounded by iridescent blue.
Adult female - dorsal
Adult - ventral
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Adult male - dorsal
Adult - recently eclosed