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Sara Orangetip Anthocharis sara


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Sara Orangetip
credit: Wsiegmund/CCSA

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Family: Pieridae, Whites and Sulphurs view all from this family

Description Sara Orangetip or Pacific Orangetip (Anthocharis sara) is a butterfly which ranges along the Pacific coast of North America from Alaska to Mexico.

Dimensions 1 1/4-1 5/8" (32-41 mm).

Habitat Meadows & fields, Cities, suburbs & towns, Deserts, Forests & woodlands, Canyons & caves, Freshwater swamps, marshes & bogs.

Range Southwest, Western Canada, California, Rocky Mountains, Northwest, Alaska.