Wood White
Delias aganippe

Found mainly east of Spencers Gulf, Victoria, NSW, Sth Qld. and SW WA. Rarely seen in Adelaide. The caterpillars feed on mistletoe, only Amyema spp. and quandong.


You can learn a lot more about this butterfly on the research-quality website now managed by BCSA, (here)

Key Facts

Size (Male):61mm
Size (Female):63mm
Mature Larva Length:40mm
Months of Flight:jan, feb, mar, apr, may, jun, jul, aug, sep, oct, nov, dec
Alternate Names:Spotted Jezebel or Red-spotted Jezebel
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