Papilionoidea

Pierinae

Imago
Genus
Aporia
Species
crataegi (1)
Author/Year
Linnaeus, 1758
English Vernacular
Black Veined White
French Vernacular
Gazé
Annual Flight Period
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Wingspan: 56-65mm

Imago: Univoltine, not an uncommon species here but more commonly seen on limstone pavement sites and in woodland rides quite close by.

Larva: Feed on hawthorn (Crataegus), blackthorn (Prunus spinosa) and different fruit trees.

Overwinter: As a larva

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