small yellow butterfly was common in the north and south of India, but
so mobile it was difficult to get good photos.
Tirupur, October 2012 (wet season form)
Mumbai, October 2012
Kalcata, April 2010 (dry season form)
Kalkata, April 2010
It is one of several
species of grass yellow in the same genus. The other one I saw on my
trip was the three-spot
grass yellow, Eurema
blanda. This is easily differentiated, if you can get
close, by the three spots in the forewing cell, rather than two.