Whites and Yellows.

All species pictured have their DNA in the Barcode of Life Database.

Appias paulina Belenois java Catopsilia pomona Cepora perimale

      Delias argenthona

Delias nigrina

Delias mysis

Eurema alitha

Eurema hecabe

Large Grass Yellow




Eurema herla

Pieris rapae










Insects of Australia (Chapter 41: Lepidoptera)

E.S. Nielson and I.F.B. Common

CSIRO, Division of Entomology

1137pp (2 volumes), Melbourne University Press, 2nd Edition 1999.



Butterflies of Australia

Braby, Michael F.

CSIRO Publishing, 2 volumes, 2000


Australian Tropical Butterflies

Valentine, Peter

Photography: Clifford & Dawn Frith

Tropical Australian Graphics, 1988


For a more extensive coverage of the butterfly families link to the following site:

Butterflies of the Townsville Area - Peter Valentine