Top Butterflies – Number 1
1. Green-underside Blue – Glaucopsyche alexis
South of Paleochori, Samos, Greece
ISO 500 1/250 f/18 handheld
Together with Eastern Festoon and False Apollo, and Eastern Dappled White, these were my favourite new butterfly species for this year. Fortunately this pristine example posed nicely for me while I was orchid-hunting in Greece back in April.