California sulphur butterfly

Description
This male specimen was collected on Mount Lowe in California in July 1927. It belongs to Mr. F. Blanchford’s butterfly collection that was donated to the Museum in 1958.
Accession Loan No.
56/1958/354
Collection Class
Arthropods
Common Name
California sulphur butterfly
Simple Name
insect: butterfly
Full Name
PIERIDAE: Zerene eurydice (Boisduval, 1855): California dogface butterfly
Dimensions
wing span width 50 mm
Period Classification
Inter War (1918-1939); Modern (1900-)
Family Group

Collector / Excavator
Gilpin, R J, collector: Blanchford, F ex coll.
Collection County
California
Collection Country
United States of America
Collection Area Region
North America
Collection Continent
North America
Phylum
ARTHROPODA
Family
PIERIDAE
Genus
Colias
Species
eurydice

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