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Clouded yellow

Colias croceus


40 - 50mm wingspan, some females can be more pale yellow closer to white.


This one on a meadow around 600m altitude... In southern Europe all year round, and in rest of the Europe more like a migrant during the summer months.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Atul 8 years ago
Clouded Yellow
Colias crocea Butterflies of Europe - Colias crocea

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1 Comment

MihaiER 8 years ago

Thanks Atul!
After you gave me a direction, I made a quick check an you are right, it's common around here... I will update it later.

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Spotted on Sep 21, 2011
Submitted on Feb 9, 2012

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