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Black-banded White Butterfly at Pipeline Road

Itaballia demophile Butterfly Black-banded White seen at Pipeline Road

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''Itaballia demophile'', the cross-barred white, crossbarred white, or black-banded white, is a butterfly in the Pieridae family. It is found from the southern United States, and Mexico to Paraguay. The habitat consists of disturbed areas including forest clearings, riverbanks, roadsides, fields, cattle pastures and wasteland.

The wingspan is 30–35 mm .

The larvae feed on the leaves of ''Capparis'' species, including ''Capparis indica'', and ''Capparis frondosa''.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by DR_M_Z
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Uploaded Jan 11, 2017. Captured Feb 7, 2016 09:40.
  • NIKON D7000
  • f/8.0
  • 1/200s
  • ISO3600
  • 500mm