Appalachian Azure (Celestrina neglectamajor) - adult, eggs, larvae on
Black Cohosh (Cimicifuga racemosa) - Newton County, Arkansas - 5/21/04


female Celestrina neglectamajor ovipositing
note "chalky white" color, and very faint brownish markings

female Celestrina neglectamajor ovipositing
back-lit, showing broad, dark, forewing border


female on host leaf


eggs and small larvae


more eggs and small larvae

newly laid eggs

Digital images - Bob Barber