Sulphur butterfly Phoebis argante

A migrant species. This Sulphur is a common butterfly in Central America and the Caribbean. Like our Large White, this species is a migrant and a particular strong flyer. They can cover miles in one day and because of this they are not really suitable for butterfly displays.

Name: Sulphur

Latin: Phoebis argante

Family: Pieridae

Origin: Costa Rica

Food plant: Pea family