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Butterfly Lives:
Creature Info

Yellow Migrant
    (on Climbing Senna)

Enlarged view of poster featuring Yellow Migrant butterfly

Yellow Migrant

(Catopsilia gorgophone)

The Yellow Migrant occupies a wide variety of habitats, mainly in sub-tropical areas of SE QLD and NE NSW north of the Richmond River.

Host Plant:

The Climbing Senna (Senna gaudichaudii), a shrub endemic to Queensland, and the Pacific islands. This plant can also host the Large Grass-yellow and the Small Grass-yellow butterflies which are depicted on this sign.

Learn more about the Yellow Migrant in the book entitled Create More Butterflies by Frank Jordan & Helen Schwencke which is available from Earthling Enterprises