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Response Statement - Island Marble

This relatively small butterfly belongs to the subfamily Pierinae, which are usually white in colour. Female Island Marbles are often yellowish, and may reflect ultraviolet. The flight of the butterfly is straight, fluttering and usually fast. When basking, the wings are closed and oriented sideways to the sun. The dappled pattern on the wing characterizes the species.


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