Anthocharis cardamines – Auroraperhonen – oranjetipje

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During July-August,the species is rare in the Liesjärvi area. This male is the only specimens I ever observed (17-07-2015).

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The caterpillers feed on e.g. Cardamine pratensis (Luhtalitukka) and Capsella bursa-pastoris (Lutukka), and overwinter as pupa