Phoebis philea (Linnaeus, 1763)
Status: Very rare stray
NENHP Ranking: Not listed
Range: A resident in southern Florida and Mexico southward to Argentina. Strays northward as far as the Great Lakes region. Nebraska records are from southern and eastern portions of the state.
Broods/Flight Times: Multiple flights in Florida where it is a resident
Larval Hostplant(s): Cassia species, of which Partridge Pea (C. fasciculata) and Wild Senna (C. marilandica) are found in Nebraska.
Habitat: No habitat preferences as a stray
Overwintering: Not in our area
Notes: There are three Nebraska records, two of which are from August of 2002