Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1290175

Mustard White
Pieris oleracea

Observation date: May 09, 2021
Submitted by: storolaf
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: fairly decent flight
Status: Resident
Verified by: J_Martineau
Verified date: May 10, 2021
Coordinator notes: near margin of range
Checklist region(s): United States, South Dakota, Day County