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Photo#746296
Orange Sulphur - Colias eurytheme - female

Orange Sulphur - Colias eurytheme - Female
Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana, USA
September 2, 1989
Size: 50 mm wingspan
ID verification appreciated.

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Orange Sulphur - Colias eurytheme - female Orange Sulphur - Colias eurytheme - female

Right species, wrong sex
Yours is marked as a male, but is actually a female. Males have a solid black border, while females have yellow spots within the black border.

..........male.................female........

 
Thanks!
I greatly appreciate your setting me straight on the two sulphurs I submitted yesterday, Kelly.

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