Papilionoidea

Pierinae

Imago
Genus
Pieris
Species
napi
Author/Year
Linnaeus, 1758
English Vernacular
Green Veined White
French Vernacular
Piéride du navet
Annual Flight Period
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Wingspan: 40-48mm

Imago: Bivoltine, a common species here due to the damp habitat, can be found in lanes, woodland margins and damp meadows.

Larva: Feed on charlock (Sinapis arvensis), garlic mustard (Alliaria petiolata) water cress (Nasturtium officinale) and other cruciferous plants.

Overwinter: As a pupa

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