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Common Name : Red-spot Jezebel


Red-spot Jezebel Red-spot Jezebel


Scientific Name : Delias descombesi (Boisduval)
Family : PIERIDAE
Wingspan : 65 - 90 mm
Colour : Both sexes yellow on UNH, with a long basal red patch along costa and a black border has large yellow spots. Males UP white.
Habit : Prefers warm, low Himlayan valleys below 1500m. Fond of flowers, weak flier. On the wing from March to December.
Larval Host Plants : Data deficient.
Location : Himalayan West Bengal
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