Gorse, Bird's Foot Trefoil,
Rose, Dyers Greenweed, Whortleberry, Buckthorn berries, Dogwood buds,
Wingspan 2-3cm. The upperside is brown and
inconspicuous, but the underside is entirely green. Flight period is
early April to late August. Found throughout Europe in open woods and
heaths. Feeds on flowers and honeydew.
Caterpillar...Woodlouse shaped, intensely green with a pattern of