Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1228474

Little Yellow
Pyrisitia lisa

Observation date: August 23, 2019
Submitted by: WINGSaloftinKS
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Saw these two fluttering furiously around each other in circles, in very close proximity, and then they started mating in the grasses, right off of the path at the dog park. One was more white and a little bigger in size. They flew together, attached, about 10" away and continued mating. Weather: 80 degrees, 72% humidity, sunny skies.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: August 24, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Kansas, Douglas County