Pieris napi
         
Green Veined White  
La Piéride du navet  
           
 
 
 
   
1] male of Pieris napi (Spring brood) alt.492m - Doubs (France) - 12/05/2008   2] same specimen as 1]
 
 
       
       
   
3] male puddling (Spring brood) alt.492m. It shows strong grey scaling along veins - Doubs (France) - 12/05/2008   4] same specimen as 3]
 
 
       
       
   
5] male puddling alt.1400m - Hautes Pyrénées (France) - 30/06/2018   6] male (Spring brood) alt.850m - Haute Loire (France) - 24/04/2011  
       
       
   
7] male (Spring brood) alt.270m  - Doubs (France) - 04/05/2009   8] male taking salts from horse dung alt.1600m - Hautes Pyrénées (France) - 13/07/2013  
       
       
   
9] male with very strong grey scaling long veins alt.1600m - Hautes Pyrénées (France) - 13/07/2013   10] same specimen as 9]
 
 
       
       
   
11] male puddling, showing poor grey scaling along veins alt.700m - Pyrénées orientales (France) - 24/06/2018   12] other male puddling alt.700m - Pyrénées orientales (France) - 24/06/2018  
       
       
   
13] other male alt.850m - Pyrénées orientales (France) - 24/06/2018   14] male (Summer brood) alt.796m - Haute Loire (France) - 26/07/2018  
       
       
   
15] male (Summer brood) alt.290m  - Côte d'Or (France) - 03/09/2009   16] male (Summer brood) alt.270m - Haute Saône (France) - 29/08/2008  
       
       
   
17] male (Summer brood) alt.270m - Haute Saône (France) - 07/09/2008   18] same specimen as 17]
 
 
       
       
   
19] male (Summer brood) alt.275m - Doubs (France) - 16/08/2008   20] male (Summer brood) alt.850m - Haute Loire (France) - 11/07/2008  
       
       
   
21] male (Summer brood) alt.270m - Haute Saône (France) - 07/09/2008   22] same specimen as 21]
 
 
       
       
   
23] male alt.800m - Alpes de Haute Provence (France) - 27/07/2014   24] same specimen as 23]
 
 
       
       
   
25] male puddling (Summer brood) alt.596m - Alpes maritimes (France) - 25/07/2015   26] female of Pieris napi (Spring brood) - Var (France) - 05/04/2009  
       
       
   
27] female  alt.142m - Haute Garonne (France) - 09/06/2018
 
  28] same specimen as 27], close-up of the apex of the forewing. Like in Pieris rapae, the vein No.7 is forked  
       
       
   
29] female (Spring brood) alt.230m - Haute Saône (France) - 18/04/2009   30] same specimen as 29]
 
 
       
       
   
31] female alt.422m - Var (France) - 31/05/2015   32] same specimen as 31]  
       
       
   
33] female (Summer brood) alt.270m - Haute Saône (France) - 07/09/2008   34] same specimen as 33]
 
 
       
       
   
35] female (Spring brood) alt.760m - Doubs (France) - 28/05/2009   36] female (Summer brood) alt.160m - Corse (France) - 17/06/2014  
       
       
   
37] female alt.436m - Pyrénées orientales (France) - 23/06/2018   38] same specimen as 37]
 
 
       
       
   
39] female (Summer brood) alt.270m - Haute Saône (France) - 07/09/2008   40] female  (Summer brood)  alt.330m - Côte d'Or (France) - 20/08/2008  
       
       
   
41] female (Summer brood) alt.1000m - Alpes de Haute Provence (France) - 08/07/2011   42] mating pair (Summer brood) alt.270m - Haute Saône (France) - 29/08/2008  
       
       
   
43] female alt.2120m. At this place, Pieris bryoniae was also flying but females of this species look different - Alpes maritimes (France) -  17/07/2015   44] same specimen as 43], laying on Cardamine asarifolia

 
 
       
       
   
45] close-up of an egg laid on Cardamine asarifolia by the female from picture 44]   46] close-up of an egg freshly laid on Raphanus raphanistrum alt.140m - Haute Garonne (France) - 21/04/2018  
       
       
   
47] mature larva obtained after rearing the egg shown in picture 46] on Raphanus raphanistrum - Haute Garonne (France) - 20/05/2018   48] same larva as 47]

 
 
       
       
   
49] same larva as 47]   50] same larva as 47], close-up of the head  
       
       
 
51] same larva as 47]  
   
       
   
52] chrysalis which originated from the larva shown in 47] - Haute Garonne (France) - 25/05/2018   53] same chrysalis as 52]
 
 
       
       
   
54] same chrysalis as 52]   55] same chrysalis as 52] on the 1st of June, 2018  
       
       
     
56] same chrysalis as 52] on the 3rd of June, 2018. The butterfly finally emerged on the 4th of June, 2018.      
       
       
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