Pieridae: Pierinae

1548 (ABH58.005) Black-veined White Aporia crataegi, (Linnaeus, 1758)

KR06993

 Photo © Val Perrin
Black-veined White
 Photo © Val Perrin
 pre-1981
 1981-1999
 2000-2009
 2010-onwards
 Photo © Val Perrin


General InformationOverwinters as Overwinters as a larva.

Wingspan: 69-76mm
Foodplant(s): Blackthorn (Prunus spinosa), hawthorns (Crataegus spp.)
Flying: One generation, late June-early August
UK Presence: Resident
National status: Extinct

Habitat

Orchards, gardens and meadows.

Regional Information

Recorded in 4 (1.5%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in June 1871

Recorded date range (Adult): 03 June to 06 July


Extinct
Larva/Leafmine:
Larva Type:
Hairy
Colours:
Black, red, white, orange
No. of Proleg Pairs:
5