Little Yellow

Eurema lisa

''Eurema lisa'', commonly known as the little yellow, little sulphur or little sulfur, is a butterfly species of subfamily Coliadinae that occurs in Central America and the southern part of North America.
Butterfly in Plateau Mont Royal, Quebec. Captured with Raynox DCR-250 clip-on macro lens on Fuji 35mm lens. Canada,Eurema lisa,Geotagged,Little Yellow,Spring,butterfly,yellow


The wingspan is between 32 and 44 mm, not to be confused with the sleepy orange that is large and orange not yellow. The dorsal view of the forewing has a broad dark margin and the hindwing's ventral view has two basal blacks spots.
Pyrisitia lisa  Eamw butterflies,Eurema lisa,Geotagged,Summer,United States


In the southern part of its range there can be up to five broods per year, while in the northern range there are between one and three. During warm days males patrol for females so they can mate. Females lay eggs singly on the midveins of their host plant.
Eurema lisa "Little Yellow" Sulphur Very small Butterfly.  Found on Oct 10, 2020. Multiple citings in Texas this October. Eurema lisa,Geotagged,Little Yellow,United States,Winter


The little yellow lives as far south as Costa Rica north through southern portions of the United States, they can be seen throughout much more of the United States but this is due to seasonal colonization from the south. Within their range they can be seen in open areas, most commonly old fields.


* ''Cassia fasciculata''
⤷  ''Cassia nicitans''


* ''Cassia fasciculata''
⤷  ''Cassia nicitans''The adults feed on the nectar of species in the genus ''Aster''.


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SpeciesE. lisa