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Female Sara Orangetip

The taxonomy of Sara orangetip butterflies (Anthocaris sara) is in flux. There are several subspecies of A sara and some taxonomists have elevated these subspecies (stella and julia, in particular) to full species status. This butterfly, which occurs along the … Continue reading

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Sara Orangetip

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Violets, buttercups, fillaree, flat pods – the earliest spring wildflowers are beginning to bloom. The earliest flying butterflies have also begun to appear. One of the first butterflies to appear as spring approaches is the sara orangetip (Anthocaris sara). This … Continue reading

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