Dainty Sulphur Butterfly (Nathalis iole)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Dainty Sulphur Butterfly (Nathalis iole)

Shown on WHITETOP SEDGE (Rhynchospora spp.), a florida native plant.

This is North America’s smallest sulphur. Larval hosts: Bidens Alba: http://bugguide.net/node/view/216703/bgimage
and others in asters family:

Learn: http://bugguide.net/node/view/10773

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