Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 697147

Southern Rocky Mountain Orangetip
Anthocharis julia

Observation date: June 23, 2008
Submitted by: hjbarkey9
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Butterfly found flying through a residential area. The temperature was in the 70's, sunny with a slight wind. The vegetation in the immediate area consists of mainly sage brush and scrub oak. The elevation is 6500 ft.
Status: Resident
Verified by: mikefisher
Verified date: May 22, 2012
Coordinator notes: Male.
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, Routt County