Wood White Leptidea sinapis (Linn.)


Widespread but very localized. Mainly in S England. In Ireland restricted to the Burren.

Grassy woodland rides; coastal undercliffs in S England. Ireland on limestone pavement.

Legumes, eg Meadow Vetchling, Bitter-vetch, Bird's-foot Tefoils.

Usually late May to late July. Occasional second emergence in August.

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