Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Mylothris
Family: Pieridae (Insecta/Lepidoptera)
Taxon : Land invertebrate
Group : Animal

SPECIES
agathina
Sub Species
agathina
NOTES

This butterfly is common over large areas of the country. It does occasionally migrate. The eggs are laid in large clusters on Osyris plants


AUTHORITY
(Cramer, 1779)
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
Insect (6 legs) 


Colour
Notes: A beautiful species with orange and yellow shading
Colour: Yellow
Common Name
Common dotted border
Eastern dotted border
Butterfly
Habitat
NOTES: A slow flying species which is highly attracted to flowers
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Papilio agathina
Mylothris richlora
Cathaemia xantholeuca
Mylothris chloris
Mylothris intermedia
Mylothris agathina



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