Orange Tip Butterfly Anthocharis cardamines

Orange Tip Butterfly male
Orange Tip Butterfly
The Orange Tip butterfly appears early in the spring so it's good that it has a furry body to keep it warm.
The male has orange tips with a black edge to his white forewings and mottled underside rear wings.
Orange Tip Butterfly female
Orange Tip Butterfly
The female Orange Tip butterfly has white upper wings with black markings and no orange tips.
Both male and female have yellow and greenish-black mottled markings on their underside rear wings.
Orange Tip Butterfly pair
Orange Tip Butterflies
Orange Tip Butterflies
The courtship waltz
Orange Tip Butterflies
Orange Tip Butterflies
Orange Tip Butterflies