Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1319213

Sierra Sulphur
Colias behrii

Observation date: July 07, 1987
Submitted by: papilio1
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: High alpine meadow. Warm day. Vouchered specimen while it was sunning itself on trail. It's host plant (Alpine Gentian) is abundant in this area.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: January 31, 2022
Coordinator notes: Nice record! Not too many records of the Sierra Sulphur from Inyo County are published....Ken Davenport
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Inyo County