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Distribution path and Subregions of Lesotho (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Southern Africa - Lesotho
Taxonomy for Pieridae (Yellows & Whites & Sulphurs) in Lesotho
Class
Lesotho
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 202 families, 1016 genera, 2044 species
Tree
Subclass
Lesotho
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 200 families, 1013 genera, 2040 species
Tree
Infraclass
Lesotho
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 195 families, 1005 genera, 2027 species
Tree
Superorder
Lesotho
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 108 families, 583 genera, 1167 species
Tree
Order
Lesotho
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 20 families, 199 genera, 438 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Lesotho
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 20 families, 199 genera, 438 species
Tree
Infraorder
Lesotho
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 19 families, 198 genera, 436 species
Tree
Division
Lesotho
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 19 families, 198 genera, 436 species
Tree
Section
Lesotho
Cossina (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)
 12 families, 159 genera, 359 species
Tree
Subsection
Lesotho
Bombyces (Scopoli, 1763)
 10 families, 153 genera, 345 species
Tree
Superfamily
Lesotho
Papilionoidea (Latreille, 1802) (True butterflies)
 4 families, 52 genera, 116 species
Tree
Family
Lesotho
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) (Yellows & Whites & Sulphurs) - Systematics
 7 genera, 10 species
Site
Tree
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Genera152    worldwide
Species8.076    worldwide
Common namesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs, Yellow White Butterflies, Orange-tips, Sulphurs, White butterflies, Brimstones, Orangetips, Sulfurs, Tip butterflies, Whites and Yellows, Whites, Yellows, Whites and Sulphurs
German namesWeißlinge, Weislinge, Weisslinge
Dutch namesWitjes
Danish namesHvidvinger
Finnish namesKaaliperhoset, Keltaperhoset
Norwegian namesHvitsommerfugler
Swedish namesVitfjärilar
French namesPiéridé, Piérides
AuthorDuponchel, 1835
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Ecozones:

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Indo-Australian region
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Fossils:

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World Oceans:

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Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Taxonomic statusSynonymus of Pierinae
Links and ReferencesPieridae in bie.ala.org.au
Pieridae in faunaeur.org
Pieridae in itis.gov
Pieridae in de.wikipedia.org
Pieridae in dyntaxa.se
Pieridae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Pieridae in Lesotho
Belenois aurota (Fabricius, 1793)Pioneer WhiteInfo
Catopsilia florella (Fabricius, 1775)African EmigrantInfo
Colias electo (Linnaeus, 1763)Lucerne ButterflyInfo
Colotis euippe omphale (Godart, 1819)Info
Colotis evenina (Wallengren, 1857)Common Orange TipInfo
Eurema brigitta (Stoll, 1780)Broad-bordered Grass YellowInfo
Eurema brigitta brigitta (Stoll, , 1780)Info
Eurema hecabe solifera (Butler, 1875)Info
Pinacopteryx eriphia (Godart, 1819)Zebra WhiteInfo
Pontia helice (Linnaeus, 1764)Meadow WhiteInfo
10 Species in Pieridae for Lesotho listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderLepidoptera
Lepidopterans, Butterflies and Moths
SuborderGlossata
InfraorderHeteroneura
DivisionDitrysia
Moths, Butterflies, Skippers
SectionCossina
SubsectionBombyces
SuperfamilyPapilionoidea
True butterflies, Butterflies
FamilyPieridae
Yellows & Whites & Sulphurs, Yellow White Butterflies, Orange-tips, Sulphurs, White butterflies, Brimstones, Orangetips, Sulfurs, Tip butterflies, Whites and Yellows, Whites, Yellows, Whites and Sulphurs
AuthorDuponchel, 1835
 
Synonyms
Pierididae (Reuter, 1896)

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