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Observed: 29th June 2010 By: mandyson
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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A white butterfly observed in a local nature reserve on bramble adjacent to woods.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Green-veined White (Pieris napi) interacts


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(small white) Pieris rapae

I'm fairly certain it is not an orange tip, as these butterflies heve been gone for the last few weeks. I am 90% certain it is a small white, 10% green veined white. There is a slight touch of yellow to the upper wing, that makes me believe this. The underside wing pattern on the orange tip is different and more mottled.