Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1378010

Cloudless Sulphur
Phoebis sennae

Observation date: April 14, 2024
Submitted by: jamesvonloh
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Individual Sulphur foraging from skeletonweed flowers growing in sandy soil of the eastern Rio Grande flood control channel/levee near Mesilla and Calle del Norte. The late morning was sunny, warm, and windy.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stevecary
Verified date: April 17, 2024
Coordinator notes: Jim, thanks for this nicely detailed observation. all the markings on the underside indicate this is a female.
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Doña Ana County