Yellow Migrant (on Climbing Senna)

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