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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Pieridae (Yellows & Whites & Sulphurs) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 252 families, 2312 genera, 5493 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 251 families, 2311 genera, 5492 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 242 families, 2257 genera, 5354 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 181 families, 2003 genera, 4995 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 53 families, 1045 genera, 3061 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Sierra Leone
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 52 families, 1044 genera, 3060 species
Tree
Infraorder
Sierra Leone
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 52 families, 1044 genera, 3060 species
Tree
Division
Sierra Leone
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 51 families, 1043 genera, 3059 species
Tree
Section
Sierra Leone
Cossina (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)
 24 families, 712 genera, 2339 species
Tree
Subsection
Sierra Leone
Bombyces (Scopoli, 1763)
 18 families, 651 genera, 2234 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Papilionoidea (Latreille, 1802) (True butterflies)
 5 families, 177 genera, 1087 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) (Yellows & Whites & Sulphurs) - Systematics
 14 genera, 54 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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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)

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Species overview - Checklist for Pieridae in Sierra Leone
Species with ANext  
Appias bachi -> Cepora kotakiiInfo
Appias epaphia (Cramer, 1779)African AlbatrossInfo
Appias phaola (Doubleday, 1847)Plain AlbatrossInfo
Appias sabina (C. & R. Felder, 1865)Albatross WhiteInfo
Appias sylvia -> Cepora kotakiiCommon AlbatrossInfo
Appias wardii (Moore, 1884)Lesser AlbatrossInfo
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Belenois aurota (Fabricius, 1793)Pioneer WhiteInfo
Belenois calypso (Drury, 1773)Calypso WhiteInfo
Belenois creona (Cramer, 1776)African Common WhiteInfo
Belenois hedyle (Cramer, 1777)Western Yellow Caper WhiteInfo
Belenois hedyle ianthe (Doubleday, 1842)Info
Belenois hedyle rhena (Doubleday, 1846)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Callidryas rurina -> Phoebis neocyprisInfo
Catopsilia florella (Fabricius, 1775)African EmigrantInfo
Cepora himiko (Hanafusa, 1994)Info
Cepora kotakii (Hanafusa, 1989)Info
Colotis euippe (Linnaeus, 1758)Smoky Orange TipInfo
Colotis ione (Godart, 1819)Bushveld Purple TipInfo
Colotis pleione (Klug, 1829)Orange Patch TipInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eurema brigitta (Stoll, 1780)Broad-bordered Grass YellowInfo
Eurema desjardinsii marshalli (Butler, 1898)Info
Eurema floricola (Boisduval, 1833)Malagasy Grass YellowInfo
Eurema floricola leonis (Butler, 1886)Info
Eurema hapale (Mabille, 1882)Pale Grass YellowInfo
Eurema hecabe solifera (Butler, 1875)Info
Eurema regularis (Butler, 1876)Regular Grass YellowInfo
Eurema senegalensis (Boisduval, 1836)Forest Grass YellowInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Glutophrissa sylvia (Fabricius, 1775)Wooldland WhiteInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptosia alcesta (Stoll, 1782)African Wood WhiteInfo
Leptosia alcesta inalcesta (Bernardi, 1959)Info
Leptosia hybrida (Bernardi, 1952)Hybrid SpiritInfo
Leptosia marginea (Mabille, 1890)Black-edged SpiritInfo
Leptosia medusa (Cramer, 1777)Dainty SpiritInfo
Leptosia uganda -> Leptosia wigginsiInfo
Leptosia wigginsi (Dixey, 1915)Opaque SpiritInfo
Leptosia wigginsi pseudalcesta (Bernardi, 1965)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mylothris afraorientalis -> Mylothris citrinaInfo
Mylothris analis -> Mylothris citrinaInfo
Mylothris asphodelus (Butler, 1888)Info
Mylothris chloris (Fabricius, 1775)Western Dotted BorderInfo
Mylothris citrina (Aurivillius, 1898)Info
Mylothris dimidiata -> Mylothris sulphureaWestern Sulphur Dotted BorderInfo
Mylothris nubila (Möschler, 1884)Info
Mylothris poppea (Cramer, 1777)Poppea Dotted BorderInfo
Mylothris rhodope (Fabricius, 1775)Common Dotted BorderInfo
Mylothris rhopdope ()Info
Mylothris sulphurea (Aurivillius, 1895)Sulphur Dotted BorderInfo
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Nepheronia argia (Fabricius, 1775)Large VagrantInfo
Nepheronia pharis (Boisduval, 1836)Round-winged VagrantInfo
Nepheronia thalassina (Boisduval, 1836)Cambridge VagrantInfo
Species with PBack  Top
Phoebis neocypris (Hübner, 1823)Tailed sulphurInfo
Pieris umoris (Verity, 1921)Info
Pseudopontia gola (S. Safian & K. Mitter, 2011)Info
Pseudopontia paradoxa (R. Felder, 1869)PseudopontiinaeInfo
54 Species in Pieridae for Sierra Leone listed
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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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