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Genus Pontia - Checkered Whites

Caterpillar on Streptanthus cordatus - Pontia sisymbrii small chrysalis - Pontia protodice caterpillar - Pontia protodice Pontia beckerii - caterpillar - Pontia beckerii Becker's White caterpillar on Cleome lutea - Pontia beckerii caterpillar - Pontia occidentalis Cat - Pontia protodice Becker's White - Pontia beckerii
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Papilionoidea (Butterflies and Skippers)
Family Pieridae (Whites, Sulphurs, Yellows)
Subfamily Pierinae (Whites)
Tribe Pierini (Cabbage Whites, Checkered Whites, Albatrosses)
Subtribe Pierina
Genus Pontia (Checkered Whites)
Numbers
Nearctica.com lists four North American species in this genus.