Brimstone Butterfly

CIMG7388copyWe spotted what we think is a female Brimstone butterfly, hiding in among the jasmine leaves.   (Gonepteryx Rhamni)

One view is that butterflies are named for the buttery-yellow wings of male Brimstones.

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Brimstone butterfly on the strawberry.  May 2020

Brimstone butterfly are not endangered.