Species: Green-veined White (Pieris napi)

Green-veined White (Pieris napi)
Originator: Frode Falkenberg

Norwegian name: Rapssommerfugl

Host plants: Alliaria, Alyssum, Arabis, Arabis glabra, Cardamine, Cuckooflower (Cardamine pratensis), Hairy Rock-cress (Arabis hirsuta), Lepidium, Lunaria, Sinapis, Sinapis arvensis

Confusion species: Black-veined White (Aporia crataegi), Large White (Pieris brassicae), Orange Tip (Anthocharis cardamines), Small White (Pieris rapae)

Systematics :

KingdomAnimals (Animalia)
Phylum Articulate animals (Arthropoda)
Class  Insects (Insecta)
Order   Moths and butterflies (Lepidoptera)
Group    Butterflies (Rhopalocera)
Family     Whites (Pieridae)
Subfamily      Pierinae
Genus       Pieris
Species        Green-veined White (Pieris napi)