Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1242527

Giant Sulphur
Colias gigantea

Observation date: July 25, 2007
Date notes: Observed and photographed during a three week University of Guelph expedition to Churchill, Manitoba during July of 2007.
Submitted by: Jay Cossey
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Photographs taken a short distance from the Churchill Northern Studies Centre near Hudson Bay in northern Manitoba. I watched a female Giant Sulphur deposit the egg shown, which is how I identified it.
Status: Resident
Verified by: chalicerae
Verified date: June 17, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, Manitoba