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Great Southern White

Ascia monuste

Description:

Males are always white while females may be white, grey or intermediate in color. They have a distinctive blue tip on the antennae.

Habitat:

Tidal salt flat

Notes:

Taking nectar from Mangrove blossoms, larval host Sea Rocket, Saltwort.

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1 Comment

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 9 years ago

Claire, I need your help on my last picture, just pull it up from my spottings.
Thanks, Alice

ceherzog
Spotted by
ceherzog

Florida, USA

Spotted on May 30, 2011
Submitted on May 30, 2011

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