Classification
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All Names

  • English
    • Cabbage White
    • Small White
    • Cabbage Butterfly
    • Small Cabbage White
    • White Butterfly
    • Pepe Ma
    • Cabbage white butterfly
  • 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
  • Portuguese
    • Borboleta-das-couves
    • Branca-das-couves
    • Lagarta-das-couves

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Recent observations

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What

Small White Pieris rapae

Observer

davidr

Date

October 29, 2014 10:40 PM AEDT

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What

Cabbage White Pieris rapae

Observer

scottking

Date

September 11, 2014 03:40 PM CDT

Description

Cabbage White
St. Croix Boom Site wayside rest
Stillwater, Minnesota

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What

Cabbage White Pieris rapae

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

October 31, 2014 03:16 PM AEDT

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What

Cabbage White Pieris rapae

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

October 31, 2014 02:31 PM AEDT

Description

On Lantana camara flowers.

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What

Cabbage White Pieris rapae

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

October 31, 2014 12:58 PM AEDT

Description

Mating pair in the nasturtiums.

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What

Cabbage White Pieris rapae

Observer

treegrow

Date

November 6, 2014 12:04 PM EST

Description

Pieris rapae on Dittrichia viscosa. Els Poblets, Alicante, Spain.

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Cabbage White Pieris rapae

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

November 2, 2014 12:58 PM AEDT

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What

Cabbage White Pieris rapae

Observer

m_jon

Date

November 29, 2014 12:05 PM NZDT

Description

A female cabbage white butterfly feeding from a red clover flower.

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Cabbage White Pieris rapae

Observer

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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What

Cabbage White Pieris rapae

Observer

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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What

Cabbage White Pieris rapae

Observer

cspnl

Date

November 17, 2014 01:01 PM PST

Description

Female (2 spots) resting in garden sage.

Photos / Sounds

What

Cabbage White Pieris rapae

Observer

cspnl

Date

November 7, 2014 09:56 AM PST

Description

In nasturtium, ovipositing.

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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.