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HEATH MCDONALD / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY HEATH MCDONALD / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
A green veined white (Pieris napi) from the family pieridae resting on a bluebell in the early morning. This butterfly is found throughout the Palearctic ecozone. This species is often confused with other species of white butterflies, being described as a cabbage white which is seen as a pest by some. Photographed in Somerset, UK, in June.
Model release not required. Property release not required.