Colias interior

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Pink-edged sulphur
Pink-edged Sulphur, PE County.jpg
Prince Edward County, Ontario
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Pieridae
Genus: Colias
Species: C. interior
Binomial name
Colias interior
(Scudder, 1862)
C. interior map.jpeg

Colias interior, the pink-edged sulphur, is a species of North American butterfly in the Pieridae family.

Description[edit]

The wingspan for this butterfly is 39 to 66 mm.

Distribution[edit]

See range map.

Life cycle[edit]

There is one flight between June to August. The adult female lays eggs on blueberry plants.

Larval foods[edit]

Adult foods[edit]

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