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Pierinae Duponchel 1835

Andrew V. Z. Brower
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Containing group: Pieridae

References

Braby, M. F. 2005. Provisional checklist of genera of the Pieridae (Lepidoptera: Papilionidae). Zootaxa 832:116.

Braby, M., R. Vila, and N. E. Pierce. 2006. Molecular phylogeny and systematics of the Pieridae (Lepidoptera: Papilionoidea): higher classification and biogeography. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 147(2):239-275.

Pollock, D. D., W. B. Watt, V. K. Rashbrook, and E. V. Iyengar. 1998. Molecular phylogeny for Colias butterflies and their relatives (Lepidoptera: Pieridae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 91(5):524-531.

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Scientific Name Belenois java teutonia
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Source Caper White Butterfly ...
Source Collection Flickr
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Copyright © 2006 David Tomic
Scientific Name Delias pasithoe
Location Tap Shek Kok, New Territories, Hong Kong
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Source Almost Spring...
Source Collection Flickr
Image Use creative commons This media file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License - Version 2.0.
Copyright © 2006 Charles Lam
Scientific Name Pontia occidentalis
Location San Antonio Road to Mount Hamilton (Santa Clara County, California, USA)
Comments Western checkered white butterfly
Creator T. W. Davies
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Source Pontia occidentalis; Western White
Source Collection CalPhotos
Copyright © 1999 California Academy of Sciences
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