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Belenois zochalia (Forest White)

Synonyms: Pieris hyoma

Wikipedia Abstract

Belenois zochalia, the forest white or forest caper white, is a butterfly of the Pieridae family. It is found in Africa. The wingspan is 40–50 mm. Adults are on wing year round in warm areas. The larvae feed on Capparis species, Maerua cafra and Maerua racemulosa.
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Wing Span [1]  1.968 inches (.05 m)

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1Borghesio, L., & Wagura, L. The Common Butterflies of the Mathews Range, Cheli & Peacock Community Trust
2Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
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