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Pontia daplidice (Linnaeus, 1758)

This is a small white butterfly with a wingspan of 45 to 50 mm. The underside of the hindwing has a pattern of greenish blotches, which is characteristic of this species and easily identifies it from other in the family Pieridae. 131 more words

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Mottled Emigrant

Mottled Emigrant (Catopsilia pyranthe) is a medium-sized butterfly of the family Pieridae. – at Mettupalayam, Coimbatore. 9 more words


Spotless Grass Yellow | Eurema laeta

Today I looked up for this in the guide book and all the facts (identification details, the habitat of shrubs which this was found) were matching except for the local areas which these were found. 36 more words


Aporia crataegi (Linnaeus, 1758)

This species, also known as “the black-veined white”, belongs to the family of the Pieridae, a rather vast group which includes butterflies of various sizes. … 75 more words

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Sri Lankan Lesser Albatross | Appias galene

This is a male butterfly of the Endemic species of Sri Lankan Lesser Albatross who comes under the family of Pieridae.

These exhibit migrations in large numbers and mud sip during these migrations. 59 more words