Pieridae Coliadinae Gonepterygini Gonepteryx eversi Leptidea duponcheli
Gonepteryx rhamni (Linnaeus, 1758)
Brimstone
Citron

Genus: Gonepteryx Leach, [1815]   Original genus: Papilio Linnaeus, 1758

Adult:
G. rhamni (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (female laying eggs), Castel Fusano (Roma), Italy, March 26, 2006
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
G. rhamni (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (female), Gran Sasso (L'Aquila), Italy, June 1999
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
G. rhamni (© Tymo Muus)
Adult, Beetsterzwaag, The Netherlands, April 2, 2004
(Photo by Tymo Muus, The Magic World of Butterflies)
G. rhamni (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, April 2000
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
G. rhamni (© Mike Jennings)
Adult (male), August 2002
(Photo by Mike Jennings)
G. rhamni (© Paulo Henrique Lopes Rodrigues)
Adult (female), Almaceda, Castelo Branco, Portugal, June 29, 2003
(Photo by Paulo Henrique Lopes Rodrigues)

Larva:
G. rhamni (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Castel Fusano (Roma), Italy, April 19, 2006
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
G. rhamni (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Rohoznik, Slovakia, May 2001
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
G. rhamni (© Zlatko Liber)
Larva (pupating)
(Photo by Zlatko Liber, Schmetterlinge aus Mitteleuropa - www.lepidoptera.ch)
G. rhamni (© Zlatko Liber)
Larva (pupating)
(Photo by Zlatko Liber, Schmetterlinge aus Mitteleuropa - www.lepidoptera.ch)

Egg:
G. rhamni (© Philippe Mothiron)
Egg, Plogonnec (Finistère), France, April 22, 2004
(Photo by Philippe Mothiron, Les Carnets du Lépidoptériste Français)
G. rhamni (© Paolo Mazzei)
Eggs, Castel Fusano (Roma), Italy, March 26, 2006
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Habitat:
G. rhamni (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larval foodplant, Castel Fusano (Roma), Italy, March 26, 2006. Rhamnus alaternus
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Frangula alnus, Rhamnus

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