Great Orange Tip (Hebomoia glaucippe)

Order: Lepidoptera (le-pid-OP-ter-a) (Info)
Family: Pieridae (pee-AIR-ih-dee) (Info)
Genus: Hebomoia
Species: glaucippe

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On Mar 23, 2008, debnes_dfw_tx from Fort Worth, TX (Zone 8a) wrote:

The Great Orange Tip flies in Southern Asia (India). One adorable little snakelike caterpillar which feeds on Cardamine pratensis, Crataeva nurvala, Capparis monii and Garlic mustard

Here is what the cat looks like:

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/1/11/Hebomoea_...

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