Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1317185

Large Orange Sulphur
Phoebis agarithe

Observation date: August 13, 2021
Submitted by: Robert Gorman
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found on acacia saligna several individuals of different sizes. Ken you have been shown these by Jim Brock and Me several times so I'm sure you can ID these! Thanks for all your long hours and hard work. Oh for very little pay -0- and you keep putting in all the hours! Thanks also to Brett for not only watching the female large orange sulphur lay eggs on these but searching through all the Branches and leaves to find these and get photos then Get ID of The Actual plants there eating! Nice work Brett.
Status: Stray
Verified by: CA Ivy
Verified date: December 05, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Orange County