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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What

Mariposa blanca de la col Pieris rapae

Observer

hector14

Date

October 22, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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No photos or sounds

What

cabbage white Pieris rapae

Observer

bheitzman

Date

October 13, 2014 12:40 PM EDT

Description

four foraging for dew and late white clover

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No photos or sounds

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Cabbage White Pieris rapae

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 12:41 PM EDT

Description

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Cleveland Metroparks BBB

Photos / Sounds

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What

Cabbage White Pieris rapae

Observer

alexminico

Date

July 6, 2010

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No photos or sounds

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Cabbage White Pieris rapae

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

October 19, 2014 01:15 PM PDT

Tags

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Mariposa blanca de la col Pieris rapae

Observer

alin

Date

October 12, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Eran las 4:30 p.m estaba nublado ,todo el día estuvo así, con mucho frio,había demasiadas mariposas en ese pequeño campo.

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What

Cabbage White Pieris rapae

Observer

mcduck

Date

September 18, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~3cm wingspan. Seen in our garden (live oak/chaparral habitat).

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Cabbage White Pieris rapae

Observer

marvelliott

Date

August 10, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

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Cabbage Butterfly Pieris rapae

Date

October 9, 2014

Description

Seen in Pioneer field during insect treasure hunt with Sag. Prep academy

Photos / Sounds

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What

White Butterfly Pieris rapae

Observer

grahame

Date

October 12, 2014

Description

It looks as though this White Butterfly has just emerged.
The wings aren't fully inflated yet.
Looks like a male.

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What

White Butterfly Pieris rapae

Observer

m_jon

Date

September 20, 2014 11:24 AM NZST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Cabbage White Pieris rapae

Observer

m_jon

Date

September 21, 2014 02:10 PM NZST

Description

Adult on flowers of Carduus pycnocephalus.

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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.