Greek clouded yellow - Colias aurorina


Family: Pieridae

Flight Time: May-July

Size: 46-54mm

Altitude: 550-2000m



A very restricted range, just Greece, for this species, although it is found further east. It is quite green on the underside.

This specimen was photographed in Greece by Mark Ogden.


Fact File

Similar Species Foodplants Habitat Distribution


Astracantha rumelica Dry open terrain

Greek clouded yellow distribution


Early Stages




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