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Stella Orangetiip, Anthocharis stella - Anthocharis julia - female

Stella Orangetiip, Anthocharis stella - Anthocharis julia - Female
Near Troy, ID, Latah County, Idaho, USA
May 5, 2012
Size: 25 mm
Found resting on snowberry stem about 6:40 pm. Temperature 45°F. I have seen this species for several weeks but only in flight. This is a ventral view, new to me.

Anthocharis julia sulfuris
Not too far from the TL of Anthocharis julia sulfuris from Kellogg, Shoshone County, ID. Ssp. stella was described from the Lake Tahoe region of California/Nevada.

Moved
Moved from Orangetips.

Moved

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Beautiful
For those of you that would like to see it, another image can be seen at Gerry's Flickr page.

What a Beautiful Shot
of an Absolutely Beautiful Butterfly! As distinctive as it is, I think David should field this one. He can tell you everything about it. BTW this will be a 1st for Idaho.

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Gorgeous!

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