Green-striped white - Euchloe belemia


Family: Pieridae.

Flight Time: Feb - June.

Size: 36-44mm

Altitude: 0-1350m



My sightings of these have been in the Algarve and near the coast in the province of Malaga in S. Spain. First sight implies a Dappled white or possibly Bath white, Pontia daplidice but on settling the characteristic underside becomes apparent.



Fact File

Similar Species Foodplants Habitat Distribution

Diplotaxis, Biscutella.

Many, mainly dry.

Green-striped white distribution


Early Stages




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