Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Mustard White
Pieris oleracea

Observation date: May 13, 2018
Submitted by: w
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Butterfly appears to have recently emerged from chrysalis. Warm sunny day, about 70 deg. F. Grassy area between vegetable garden and old field. Abundant Yellow Rocket (Barbarea vulgaris) in garden.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Tom Middagh
Verified date: May 31, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Carlton County, United States, Minnesota