Specimen Spot – Lepidoptera

Pacific Orangetip (Anthocharis sara) The Pacific Orangetip butterfly (Anthocharis sara) is a native species to the Pacific coast, though rarely seen. Emerging in late March and flying until around mid-May, the Pacific Orangetip can be found along the west coast from Northern Mexico to Alaska in grassy hillsides and other dry habitats. Pacific Orangetips feed…