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Genus Pontia - Checkered Whites

Checkered White - Pontia protodice - male Caterpillar on Boechera fendleri - Pontia sisymbrii Checkered White - Pontia protodice - female Checkered White - Pontia protodice - female Checkered White - Pontia protodice - female Becker's White - Pontia beckerii Western White - Pontia occidentalis Which white, western or checkered? - Pontia protodice - female
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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.