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The Green-veined White Butterfly (Pieris napi) is of the family Pieridae which is in the genus Pieris. It commonly occurs in Eurasia as well as North America. This species is on the wing from March to October, over several generations, but in Ireland the normal flight season extends from mid April to mid September. It hibernates during the winter as a chrysalis.
Friday, 19 June 2020
GREEN VEINED WHITE BUTTERFLY (Pieris napi) Lullymore West Bog, IPCC Nature Reserve, Lullymore, Co. Kildare, Ireland
Labels: butterflies, Butterflies of Europe, Butterflies of Ireland, Co. Kildare, Green-veined White Butterfly, insects, Ireland, Irish Butterflies, lepidoptera, Lullymore, Lullymore West Bog, Pieris napi