Lycaenidae
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Eastern-tailed Blue                                                 Everes comyntus
on Clover
Assateague Island National Seashore
Worcester County, Maryland
June 17, 2006
Photographer:  ZoAnn Lapinsky                           
American Copper                                                    Lycanena phlaeas
on Pluchea sp.
Assateague Island National Seashore
Worcester County, Maryland
July 31, 2005
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Red-banded Hairstreak                                         Calycopis cecrops
Assateague Island National Seashore
Worcester County, Maryland
May 9, 2005
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Gray Hairstreak                                                       Strymon melinus
on Pluchea sp.
Assateague Island National Seashore
Worcester County, Maryland
July 31, 2005
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Henry's Elfin                                                              Callophrys henrici
Jackson Lane Preserve (TNC)
Caroline County, Maryland
April 17, 2004
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Hoary Elfin                                                                  Callophrys polios
Garrett County, Maryland
May 16, 1995
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Spring Azure                                                            Celastrina ladon (complex)
Great Falls
Fairfax Co. Virginia
April 1, 1995
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Appalachian Azure (male)                                     Celastrina neglectamajor
Cunningham Falls State Park
Federick County, Maryland
May 24, 2007
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Banded Hairstreak                                                    Satyrium calanus
on Milkweed
Catoctin Mtns.
Frederick County, Maryland
July 3, 2007
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Harvester                                                                   Feniseca tarquinius
Catoctin Mountain National Park
Frederick County, Maryland
June 7, 2009
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Eastern Pine Elfin                                                    Callophrys niphon
Patuxent Research Refuge
Anne Arundel County, Maryland
April 3, 2012
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Olive Hairstreak                                                       Callophrys gryneus
Mt. Pleasant, Howard County Conservancy
Howard County, Maryland
July 11, 2012
Photographer:  Bonnie Ott
Spring Azure                                                             Celastrina neglecta
Summer Azure (Spring Form)                               Celastrina ladon ladon
Comparison sheet to help separate the males of these species
Maryland
Photographer:  Richard Orr
White M Hairstreak                                                 Parrhasius m-album
Waterford Farm
Howard County, Maryland
April 14, 2014
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Edwards Hairstreak                                                Satyrium edwardsii
Catoctin Mountains
Frederick County, Maryland
July 8, 2014
Photographer:  Richard Orr