Butterfly: Vanessa cardui ( Painted Lady )

Butterfly of Cyprus : Vanessa cardui ( Painted Lady ) 
Family : Nymphalidae 
Latin Name : Vanessa cardui 
English Name : Painted Lady
Size : 52-60 mm 

Altitude : 0-2000 m 
Flight season : All year 
Host : Echinops spinosissimus, Onopordum cyprium and Malva multiflora 
Find the list of Cyprus butterflies HERE.

July - Episkopi, Limassol Cyprus