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HEATH MCDONALD / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY HEATH MCDONALD / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
A common butterfly of gardens and allotments, a small white butterfly (Pieris rapae) is resting overnight on an aquilegia flower head. The caterpillars are plain green in colour feeding on brassicas and sometimes seen as a pest by vegetable growers. Photographed in Somerset, UK, in May.
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