Colias hyale
         
Pale Clouded Yellow  
Le Soufré  
           
   
 
 
   
1] male of Colias hyale  in a meadow - Doubs (France) - 16/08/2008   2] same specimen as 1]
 
 
       
       
   
3] male - Doubs in a damp meadow (France) - 02/08/2006
The brims of the forewing are typically straight (costa and brim at the rear part of the wing) and the apex is pointed
  4] same specimen as 3]

 
 
       
       
   
5] male - Doubs (France) - 16/09/2008   6] same specimen as 5]  
       
       
   
7] male - Doubs (France) - 16/08/2008
 
  8] same specimen as 7] found in the same meadow on the following day - Doubs (France) - 17/08/2008  
       
       
   
9] same specimen as 8] - Doubs (France) - 17/08/2008   10] same specimen as 8] - Doubs (France) - 17/08/2008  
       
       
   
11] male - Doubs (France) - 17/08/2008
 
  12] male and female during courting - Doubs (France) - 17/08/2008  
       
       
   
13] same scene as 12]

 
  14] same scene as 12] ; the orange spots of the hindwings are rather small and their colour is pale-orange (unlike the similar species C.alfacariensis)  
       
       
   
15] closer view of the male from scene shown picture 12]   16] closer view of the female from scene shown picture 12]  
       
       
   
17] female - Haute Saône (France) - 22/08/2009   18] same specimen as 14]  
       
       
     
19] female of Colias hyale - Doubs (France) - 16/08/2008      
       
       
       
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