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White Colored Butterflies

The most common white-coloured and violet butterflies and photos of the most popular white butterfly in the world.


WHITE MORPHO
(Morpho polyphemus)

white morpho  -  Morpho polyphemus - white colored butterfly species

The white morpho or Polyphemus white morpho, is a white butterfly of Mexico and Central America, ranging as far south as Costa Rica. As suggested by its name, this is one of the relatively few morphos that is white rather than blue. Some authorities include M. luna, which is also white, as a subspecies of M. polyphemus.


CLOUDED MOTHER-OF-PEARL
(Protogoniomorpha anacardii)

clouded mother of pearl -  Protogoniomorpha anacardii - white colored butterfly species

The clouded mother-of-pearl, is a species of Nymphalidae butterfly found in tropical Africa


SMALL WHITE
(Pieris rapae)

Pieris rapae - cabbage butterfly - white colored butterfly species

The small white, is a small- to medium-sized butterfly species of the whites-and-yellows family Pieridae. It is also known as the small cabbage white and in New Zealand, simply as white butterfly. The names "cabbage butterfly" and "cabbage white" can also refer to the large white. The butterfly can be distinguished by the white color with small black dots on its wings.


AFRICAN WOOD WHITE
(Leptosia alcesta)

african

The African wood white, or ' flip flop ', is a butterfly of the Pieridae family, found in Africa