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Anthocharis cardamines (Verity, 1908)

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ORDER

Lepidoptera

FAMILY

Pieridae (Whites and yellows)

TYPE

Butterflies

Coming soon

Woodland, Gardens, Grassland

Larvae feed on several crucifers, particularly cuckooflower in damp meadows and garlic mustard along road verges and ditches

Coming soon

MONTHS - SEASONALITY
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LATIN NAME

Anthocharis cardamines

Size (MM)

Wingspan 45-50mm

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Butterflies

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Butterflies

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Butterflies