Barred Yellow Butterfly (Eurema daira) mating

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Barred Yellow Butterfly (Eurema daira) mating

a.k.a. Barred Sulphur This small butterfly has different color variations during wet and dry seasons. Show is the color during rainy season.

Range: http://www.butterfliesandmoths.org/species/Eurema-daira

Larval host: Shyleaf (Aeschynomene americana), pencilflower (Stylosanthes biflora), and non-native perennial peanut (Arachis glabrata)

Learn: http://www.flmnh.ufl.edu/wildflower/completebutterflydata.asp?id=9

Shown on Florida Native Plant: Blackberry (Rubus sp.)

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