Marbled White Butterfly Melanargia galathea

Marbled White Butterfly side
Marbled White Butterfly
Marbled White Butterfly
Marbled White butterfly, top (above) and underside (below) -- different individuals
Marbled White Butterfly side
Marbled White Butterfly
Marbled White Butterfly
Males usually have a black pattern on white and females a dark brown.
Marbled White Butterflies coupled
Marbled White Butterflies coupled
A coupled pair - the female underside hind wing is sepia on cream and the male is black on white.
Marbled White Butterfly top
The three Marbled White butterfly photos above were taken by Bob Clark in Southeast London.