Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1339431

Mead's Sulphur
Colias meadii

Observation date: August 14, 2022
Submitted by: dsperanza
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: wrestled from the clutches of a dragonfly. Found in the garden at about 4000ft elevation, which may be a bit low for a Mead's Sulphur but it is the best match I could come up with. Your opinion is valued.
Status: Unknown
Verified by: J_Martineau
Verified date: August 18, 2022
Coordinator notes: Definitely lower than I would expect.
Checklist region(s): United States, Montana