Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1209104

Checkered White
Pontia protodice

Observation date: June 07, 2019
Submitted by: WINGSaloftinKS
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Seen along the edge of a dirt/rock road (off of Highway 56 while heading toward Council Grove) in the Flint Hills. Bounced around quickly between the different wild grasses and flowers, including some milkweed. Weather: Warm, humid, sunny blue skies with some clouds. Approx. Size: 1.5" wingspan
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: June 11, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Kansas, Lyon County