Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1220555

Checkered White
Pontia protodice

Observation date: July 28, 2019
Submitted by: WINGSaloftinKS
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Saw several of these flying around the Xeriscape flower bed at the county extension demonstration gardens. Looked quite pretty on the Sea Lavender. Size: Approx. 1.75" wingspan. Weather: 91 degrees, 48% humidity, mostly clear skies.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: July 28, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Kansas, Douglas County