large and beautiful butterfly
Location: Yakima, WA
April 28, 2011 9:00 am
I am unfamiliar with this striking butterfly but because it is so large and beautiful, it must be easy to track down. My friends seem to think I know this stuff. They’re calling it a moth, but it holds it’s wings at rest like a butterfly. Hope you can follow this link:
Signature: Paul Huffman
What a beautiful Orangetip in the genus Anthocharis. We are uncertain what species it is, but there are some nice photos on BugGuide.