This species looks far more
like a Colias
butterfly than what you would expect of Colotis.
This is reinforced by the general appearance of the upperside in flight
- though the yellow is very deep, and tinged with pink - and by the
fact it always rests with its wings closed. However, the wings are more
roundedthan most Colias
and it is in fact not so closely related. I saw it in both Mumbai and