Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 697143

Scudder's Sulphur
Colias scudderi

Observation date: July 22, 2007
Submitted by: hjbarkey9
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found flying above wildflowers along the Mica Lake trail in the Mt. Zirkel Wilderness just below timberline. The temperature was in the high 60's, sunny, with no wind. The vegetation consists of some pines, sage brush, scrub oak, open meadows. The elevation is around 10,000 ft.
Status: Resident
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: May 22, 2012
Coordinator notes: typically colored female.
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, Routt County