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Is this a British Butterfly, if so, which?

Observed: 7th May 2010 By: tuppence
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Description:

From head to edge of wings-2.5cm approx.White & green with small amount of pink on underside of wings.Large green eyes & green hairs on head.Wings look 'leaf' shape.Sat on this daffodil for two days, in cold,windy weather,then disappeared.I didn't see it with open wings.Is this a native butterfly?I haven't found it anywhere.

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Species with which Orange-tip (Anthocharis cardamines) interacts