Scientific Name : Pontia daplidice (Linnaeus)
Family : PIERIDAE
Wingspan : 45 - 50 mm
Colour : Male white on UP, the underside of the hindwing has a pattern of greenish blotches
Habit : Small white butterfly, Common at moderate elevations, between 1200 to 2700 nt, On the wing between March to Sept. Swift flier.
Larval Host Plants : Lepidium virginicum, Sisymbrium altissimum,Sisymbrium irio.
Location : North Bengal