Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Desert Orangetip
Anthocharis cethura

Observation date: March 04, 2019
Submitted by: MAKI
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Hilltopping and rarely landing. Several other orangetips and other whites in area chasing each other around. Elevation was approx 4,850
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: March 06, 2019
Coordinator notes: This is subspecies cethura-Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Riverside County