Butterflies

Ascia monuste

Common Name:

Scientific Name: Ascia monuste

Family: Pieridae.

Subfamily: Pierinae.

Genus: Ascia, Scopoli, 1777.

Species: monuste.

FW Length: 30-34 mm.

Geographic Range: Widely distributed in Costa Rica from sea level to 1600 m, in all disturbed habitats.

Host Plant (s): Various Capparidaceae, cultivated Brassicaceae, and Drypetes. (Euphorbiaceae).

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Total Proccess: Unknown