Pontia

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Pontia
Pontia edusa.jpg
Pontia edusa
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Pieridae
Tribe: Pierini
Genus: Pontia
Fabricius, 1807
Species

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Synonyms
  • Mancipium Hübner, [1807]
  • Synchloe Hübner, 1818
  • Mancipium Stephens, 1828
  • Parapieris de Nicéville, 1897
  • Leucochloë Röber, [1907]
  • Leucochloe Röber, [1907]
  • Pontieuchloia Verity, 1929

Pontia, commonly called the whites, is a genus of Holarctic pierid butterflies. For another genus called "whites" see Pieris.

Species[edit]

Listed alphabetically:[1]

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pontia funet.fi

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Further reading[edit]

  • Glassberg, Jeffrey Butterflies through Binoculars, The West (2001)
  • Guppy, Crispin S. and Shepard, Jon H. Butterflies of British Columbia (2001)
  • James, David G. and Nunnallee, David Life Histories of Cascadia Butterflies (2011)
  • Pelham, Jonathan Catalogue of the Butterflies of the United States and Canada (2008)
  • Pyle, Robert Michael The Butterflies of Cascadia (2002)

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