Little Wood-Satyr (Megisto viola)
The butterfly here is the Viola’s form of the Little Wood-Satyr (Megisto cymela). Some experts suggest a separate species, Megisto viola. The viola’s form has larger eye-spots and more and larger silvery patches between the spots.
Photographed at the Ft. Worth Nature Center. Considered uncommon in Tarrant County.
Alternate Title: Here’s Looking At You Kid
Troy and Martha