Classification
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All Names

  • English
    • Cabbage white butterfly
    • Pepe Ma
    • White Butterfly
    • Cabbage White
    • Small White
    • Cabbage Butterfly
    • Small Cabbage White
  • Portuguese
    • Lagarta-das-couves
    • Branca-das-couves
    • Borboleta-das-couves
  • German
    • Kleiner Kohlweißling
    • Rübenweißling
  • Scientific Names
    • Pieris rapae
    • Artogeia rapae
  • Dutch
    • Klein koolwitje
  • Italian
    • Cavolaia minore
    • Rapaiola
  • Japanese
    • モンシロチョウ
  • Spanish
    • Mariposa blanca de la col
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 菜粉蝶

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Recent observations

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Cabbage White Pieris rapae

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gcwarbler

Date

November 20, 2014

Description

On planted Fall Aster ("Aster" oblongifolia--I think) at the I-10 Rest Stop near Fabens, El Paso Co., TX.

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Cabbage White Pieris rapae

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robberfly

Date

November 23, 2014

Description

We came here to see the Sandhill Cranes...and we did, but all of my shots were crazy far and...bad.

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Cabbage White Pieris rapae

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cspnl

Date

November 17, 2014 01:01 PM PST

Description

Female (2 spots) resting in garden sage.

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Cabbage White Pieris rapae

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cspnl

Date

November 7, 2014 09:56 AM PST

Description

In nasturtium, ovipositing.

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Cabbage White Pieris rapae

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kevinhintsa

Date

September 30, 2010 12:51 PM PDT

Description

An uncommon species generally in this park .

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Cabbage White Pieris rapae

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erikamitchell

Date

April 25, 2010 11:25 AM EDT

Description

Cabbage white caught in car window. It was released and flew away.

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Cabbage White Pieris rapae

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erikamitchell

Date

August 9, 2011 09:59 AM EDT

Description

Cabbage white nectaring on garden radish

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Cabbage White Pieris rapae

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kueda

Date

November 11, 2014 03:05 PM AEDT

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Cabbage White Pieris rapae

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tony_wills

Date

December 1, 2007 01:23 PM NZDT

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Cabbage White Pieris rapae

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tony_wills

Date

March 17, 2008 12:04 PM NZDT

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Cabbage White Pieris rapae

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tony_wills

Date

March 13, 2013 12:32 PM NZDT

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Cabbage White Pieris rapae

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tony_wills

Date

March 19, 2011 01:27 PM NZDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The Small White (Pieris rapae) is a small- to medium-sized butterfly species of the Yellows-and-Whites family Pieridae. It is also known as the Small Cabbage White and in New Zealand, simply as White Butterfly. The names "Cabbage Butterfly" and "Cabbage White" can also refer to the Large White.

No range data available.