Giant Sulphur
Colias gigantea inupiat

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Male just after eclosure
11:43 A.M. June 13, 2008
new male

Female  just after emerging from pupa
7:28 A.M.  June 13, 2008

Photo Details - ©Nicky Davis
Adults  right after eclosure
Reared by Jack Harry who collected the ova at the North slope of Alaska, Dalton Highway, mm 323 to 381, elevation 90 to 365 meters.

Host Plant
Larvae use Salix lanata at the North Slope.
These were reared on Salix exigua.

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