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PieridaeWhites, Marbles, Sulphurs, & Yellows

Pieris rapae
Cabbage Butterfly  Cabbage White  Small White

Phylo: 770392
Hodges:   4197
Size: WS: 30 - 50 mm
Range: (Can): All provinces and territories except the Yukon.
Range: (NA): MPG range and flight data
Range: (World): Britain, Asia, SE Asia, Africa, Australia, Bermuda, Hawaii
Season: (BC): Apr - Sep
Food: Polyphagous:  see "Hosts" link below for details.
Comments: Introduce to NA ~1860. Can be a heinous pest of commercial crops. Males have one and females two spots on the upper side of each forewing.




Local Data

Observations: 11 record(s)
Year(s) recorded: 2014, 16, 18, 19, 2020, 2021.
First flight: Apr 02
Last flight: Sep 03

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ASL, & ssp crucivoraAtlas of Siberian Lepidoptera  (1000 Siberian Butterflies and Moths)

BOLDBarcode of Life Data Systems — University of Guelph

BGBug Guide — Iowa State University

BAMONAButterflies and Moths of North America

EFEFauna BC — University of British Columbia

EHSE.H.Strickland Museum — University of Alberta

GBIFGlobal Biodiversity Information Facility

HostsHosts Database — Natural History Museum (London)

LM (EBM)Lepidoptera Mundi  (European Butterflies and Moths)

MPGMoth Photographers Group — University of Mississippi

SMESpencer Museum of Entomology — University of British Columbia