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Genus Pontia - Checkered Whites

Checkered White - Pontia protodice - female Checkered White - Pontia protodice - male small chrysalis - Pontia protodice Checkered White - Pontia protodice Checkered White chrysalis - Pontia protodice Pontia - Pontia occidentalis - male Checkered White Ovipositing - Pontia protodice - female ID Please - 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.