Colias phicomone
         
Mountain Clouded Yellow  
Le Candide  
           
   
 
 
   
1] male of Colias phicomone - Alpes de Haute Provence altitude 2100m (France) - 10/07/2011   2] male alt.2200m - Alpes maritimes (France) - 17/07/2015
 
 
       
       
   
3] male - Alpes maritimes alt.2327m (France) - 11/07/2011   4] male alt.2300m - Alpes maritimes (France) - 18/07/2015  
       
       
   
5] male alt.2200m - Alpes maritimes (France) - 22/07/2016   6] same specimen as 5]  
       
       
   
7] male - Savoie alt. 2320m (France) - 16/07/2007
 
  8] female of Colias phicomone - Alpes maritimes alt.2200m (France) - 15/07/2011  
       
       
   
9] female alt.2200m - Alpes maritimes (France) - 22/07/2016   10] female alt.2200m - Alpes maritimes (France) - 13/08/2016  
       
       
   
11] female laying on Lotus sp. - Alpes de Haute Provence alt.2110m (France) - 09/07/2011   12] same scene as 11]
 
 
       
       
   
13] same scene as 11]   14] same scene as 11]  
       
       
   
15] female laying on Lotus sp. alt 2300m - Alpes maritimes (France) - 18/07/2015   16] same female as 15] in flight
 
 
       
       
   
17] other female laying on Lotus sp. alt 2300m - Alpes maritimes (France) - 18/07/2015   18] same female as 17] flapping its wings as she is teased by a male flying around  
       
       
   
19] same female as 18] still disturbed by a male   20] eggs laid by the female from picture 17]  
       
       
   
21] female from scene shown in 11] (on the right) being teased by a male   22] same scene as 21]
 
 
       
       
   
23] closer view of the male from the scene shown in 21]   24] same specimen as 23]  
       
       
     
25] mating pair (with the male on the right) - Alpes maritimes alt.2327m (France) - 11/07/2011      
       
       
       
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