Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1203107

Becker's White
Pontia beckerii

Observation date: April 20, 2019
Submitted by: Thomas Road
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Observed within portion of Hanford National Monument affected by the Buckshot Fire of 2018. Sisymbrium and Brassica species, laden with buds, but not yet flowering. Saw numerous visits/landings/nectarings upon Allium robinsonii by this species. Some visits to Gilia sinuata. Partly cloudy, 70 Fahrenheit, 10 to 25 mph northerly wind.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: April 23, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Washington, Grant County