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Euchloe cardamines (Linnaeus, 1758)   

Name in Tolman & Lewington (1997): Anthocharis cardamines

Range: Temperate Eurasia from Spain to Japan.

Distribution in Bulgaria: The whole country from sea level to ca. 1700 m.

Habitat: Diverse open or semi-open habitats, usually in or near woodland.

Bionomics: One generation from April till July, depending on altitude. Larval host-plants: Cardamine pratensis and other Brassicaceae (Tolman & Lewington 1997).

Conservation status: Widespread and common. IUCN category: Lower risk, near concern.