Fenton's wood white - Leptidea morsei


Family: Pieridae

Flight Time: Apr/May and June/July

Size: 46-54mm

Altitude: 250-1350m



Forewing apex falcate. Tone of markings distinctive in first brood.

This specimen was photographed in Hungary by Mark Ogden.



Fact File

Similar Species Foodplants Habitat Distribution


Lathyrus Damp wood edges

Fenton's wood white distribution.


Early Stages




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