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Genus Pontia - Checkered Whites

Western White - Pontia occidentalis Spring White - Pontia sisymbrii Checkered White For Illinois In June - Pontia protodice - male Checkered White For Illinois In September - Pontia protodice - female Checkered White - Pontia protodice - female Western White, 9:16am - Pontia occidentalis - male Checkered White - Pontia protodice - female white - Pontia protodice - male
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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.