Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1078799

Falcate Orangetip
Anthocharis midea

Observation date: April 15, 2016
Submitted by: cblazo
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Only one female found among quite a few males. All butterflies were nectaring and flying weakly, close to the ground. A beautiful, sunny, early spring day. A slight breeze and 67 degrees.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwright
Verified date: April 17, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Pennsylvania, Franklin County