Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1109992

Falcate Orangetip
Anthocharis midea

Observation date: April 14, 2016
Submitted by: JoseBonner
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Numerous orange tips were sighted at this location, but none alighted. This in-flight photo is for ID purposes, not for the image gallery. Habitat: young successional forest on marshy ground near creek, with Falcates' host plants scattered throughout.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Howell_Curtis
Verified date: May 05, 2017
Coordinator notes: More than one submission from a given area is redundant so please keep that in mind.
Checklist region(s): United States, Indiana, Monroe County