This Alfalfa Butterfly was observed on a Lake Lewisville floodplain.

Alfalfa Butterfly - Sunflower
Alfalfa Butterfly - Sunflower
Alfalfa Butterfly - Sunflower
Alfalfa Butterfly - Sunflower

Observation Details

CountyDenton
CityLake Lewisville
DateJun 13, 2013
Time of DayMorning
TemperatureWarm (70-89°F/21-32°C)
WeatherClear
HabitatWater-Flood Plain
Type of BehaviorFeeding
GenderMale
MaturityAdult
ObserverChris Jackson

One Reply to “Alfalfa Butterfly – Sunflower”

  1. The prominent spot on the underside of the hind wing suggests that this is more likely the Common Sulphur (Colias philodice).

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