Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1222578

Orange Sulphur
Colias eurytheme

Observation date: August 03, 2019
Submitted by: mellielong
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: August 09, 2019
Coordinator notes: Orange and Clouded Sulphurs look very similar. Orange sulphurs have some orange on the upperside of the wings, best seen when flying. Also, some experts think those two species interbreed. thanks for submitting!
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Colfax County