Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods) ➔ Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods) ➔ Class Insecta (Insects) ➔ Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and moths) ➔ Family Pieridae (Whites and sulphurs)

Pieris brassicae (Linnaeus, 1758)

Großer Kohlweißling Large White

Synonyms:

Papilio brassicae Linnaeus, 1758 [original combination] | Pontia chariclea Stephens, 1827 |

  • Pieris brassicae  1387
    Pieris brassicae (Linnaeus, 1758)  Großer Kohlweißling  Large White 
    Pieris brassicae
    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald; 2006-07-22 10:50:09
    Image number: 1387

    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald
    2006-07-22 10:50:09

  • Pieris brassicae, female  1905
    Pieris brassicae (Linnaeus, 1758)  Großer Kohlweißling  Large White 
    Pieris brassicae, female
    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald; 2005-07-03 13:35:39
    Image number: 1905
    female
    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald
    2005-07-03 13:35:39

  • Pieris brassicae  1906
    Pieris brassicae (Linnaeus, 1758)  Großer Kohlweißling  Large White 
    Pieris brassicae
    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald; 2005-07-23 12:48:11
    Image number: 1906

    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald
    2005-07-23 12:48:11

  • Pieris brassicae  1436
    Pieris brassicae (Linnaeus, 1758)  Großer Kohlweißling  Large White 
    Pieris brassicae
    BG, Naturpark Zlatni Piassatzi; 2008-09-02 12:41:12
    Image number: 1436

    BG, Naturpark Zlatni Piassatzi
    2008-09-02 12:41:12


Classification:
Pieris brassicae belongs to the subfamily Pierinae, tribe Pierini.

References, further reading, links:
  1. Bestimmungshilfe des Lepiforums