Gonepteryx rhamni (Brimstone)

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Gonepteryx rhamni (Brimstone)

Gonepteryx rhamni (Brimstone)
Originator: Frode Falkenberg

Systematics :

Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Arthropoda (Articulate animals)
Class: Insecta (Insects)
Order: Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies)
Group: Rhopalocera (Butterflies)
Family: Pieridae (Whites)
Subfamily: Coliadinae
Genus: Gonepteryx
Species: Gonepteryx rhamni (Brimstone)

Norwegian name: Sitronsommerfugl

Host plants: Alder Buckthorn (Frangula alnus), Rhamnus