Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 726579

Sierra Sulphur
Colias behrii

Observation date: July 03, 2012
Submitted by: eal79
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Dead on trail. Only opportunity for picture of upperside of wing. Usually observed in flight or mating.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Davenport
Verified date: July 16, 2012
Coordinator notes: In the case of skippers and blues, collections may be the only way to accurately ID in many cases.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Tulare County