Species: Orange Tip (Anthocharis cardamines)

Orange Tip (Anthocharis cardamines)
Originator: Frode Falkenberg

Norwegian name: Aurorasommerfugl

Host plants: Alliaria, Arabis, Cuckooflower (Cardamine pratensis), Hesperis, Isatis, Lunaria, Sinapis

Confusion species: Green-veined White (Pieris napi), Large White (Pieris brassicae)

Systematics :

KingdomAnimals (Animalia)
Phylum Articulate animals (Arthropoda)
Class  Insects (Insecta)
Order   Moths and butterflies (Lepidoptera)
Group    Butterflies (Rhopalocera)
Family     Whites (Pieridae)
Subfamily      Pierinae
Genus       Anthocharis
Species        Orange Tip (Anthocharis cardamines)