The Cambridge Vagrant Butterfly (Nepheronia thalassina) is an African butterfly. It is in the Pieridae family. It is an insect.
The Cambridge Butterfly (Nepheronia thalassina sinalata) is a sub-species from east Africa and southern Africa, in countries such as Sudan, Ethiopia, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, and South Africa.
The Cambridge Butterfly is white with black tips.
It can have a wingspan of 5 centimetres (2 inches).
Its caterpillar feeds on leaves, while the adult butterfly feeds on nectar from flowers.
Photographer: Martina Nicolls
Martina Nicolls: SIMILAR BUT DIFFERENT IN THE ANIMAL KINGDOM