Orange Sulphur Butterfly

The Orange Sulphur butterfly (Colias eurytheme) is a common, widely distributed species in the United States.
Similar to the Clouded Sulphur.

Size: 1.5" - 2.5"

Host plants: alfalfa, clover, vetch

Orange Sulphur Butterfly feeding on Lantana (ventral)
Orange Sulphur Butterfly feeding on Lantana

Orange Sulphur Butterfly feeding on Impatiens (ventral)
Orange Sulphur Butterfly in East Texas

Orange Sulphur Butterfly ... up close and personal (ventral view)
Orange Sulphur Butterfly ... up close and personal!

Orange Sulphur Butterfly on a Butterfly Bush
Orange Sulphur Butterfly in East Texas