Object Record

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Common Name DOG-FACE, SOUTHERN
Object Name Zerene cesonia
Description Male per collector. Largely temperate species feeding on legume blossoms in cattle fields. Ultraviolet patterns on wings aid in species recognition.
Object ID 92.0296.745
Collection Insects
Place of Origin St. Louis, Clayton County, eastern Missouri
Genus Zerene
Species cesonia
Genus Name Synonym Colias
Species Name Synonym caesonia