Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1115754

Falcate Orangetip
Anthocharis midea

Observation date: April 30, 2017
Submitted by: drewripley
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Very hot day, with the temperature falling between 70-80 degrees F. The caterpillar was eating the plant it is pictured on, however I'm not sure what kind of plant it is. There were about three or four other caterpillars of the same kind on the same plant.
Status: Resident
Verified by: dbruce
Verified date: May 06, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Tennessee, Greene County