Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1013237

Palaeno Sulphur
Colias palaeno

Observation date: August 13, 2014
Submitted by: Jack V. Shaw
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Multiple individuals flying close to ground along Minnie Creek near Wiseman, AK. High 60's to low 70's temp. Butterflies flying rapidly among ground plants-appeared to be searching for low-lying host. Bilberry found nearby along Marion Creek.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Norbert Kondla
Verified date: September 21, 2014
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Alaska, Yukon-Koyukuk