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Genus Pontia - Checkered Whites

Spring White - Pontia sisymbrii white butterfly - Pontia protodice - male Checkered or Western White? - Pontia protodice - male Moth - Pontia occidentalis - female Pontia_protodice-19aug2012 - Pontia protodice - female White with black on purple - Pontia occidentalis - male Checkered White - Pontia protodice Pieridae, Checkered White - Pontia protodice
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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 (excluding 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.