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Definition of the noun pieridae

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noun - plural: -

  1. arthropod family including cabbage butterflies; sulphur butterflies

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Google previewButterflies of the Cayman Islands (2008)

by Richard Askew, Ann Stafford

Pieridae is an easily recognizable family, ...

Google previewNorthern Tanzania Safari Guide (2017)

Serengeti, Kilimanjaro, Zanzibar by Chris McIntyre, Philip Briggs

The Pieridae is a family of medium-sized butterflies, generally smaller than the swallowtails and with ...

Google previewNorthern Tanzania (2009)

With Kilimanjaro and Zanzibar by Philip Briggs

The Pieridae is a family of medium-sized butterflies, generally smaller than the swallowtails and with ...

Google previewTanzania Safari Guide (2013)

With Kilimanjaro, Zanzibar and the Coast by Philip Briggs, Chris McIntyre

The Pieridae is a family of medium-sized butterflies, generally smaller than the swallowtails and with wider wings, of which almost 100 species are present in Tanzania, several as seasonal intra-African migrants.

Google previewRomance of the Insect World (1894)

by L. N. Badenoch

The Pieridae is the family to which our common Garden Whites or Cabbage Butterflies belong. Like the specimens at home non-mimetic species of South America are white, and to these the mimetic * Pierida) present a striking contrast.

Google preview100 Butterflies and Moths (2007)

Portraits from the Tropical Forests of Costa Rica by Jeff C. Miller, Daniel H. Janzen, Winifred Hallwachs

PHOEBIS PHILEA - PIERIDAE Pieridae is the family of the sulphur butterflies and the whites that are so prominent on any landscape, tropical or extra- tropical. These memorable, large species, yellow, white, and or ange, decorate the Costa ...

Google previewAdvances in Ecological Research (1986)

Pieridae is a large family of worldwide distribution, comprising three major subfamilies, Dismorphinae, Coliadinae, and Pierinae (Euchloini are here ...

Google previewEast African Wildlife (2008)

A Visitor's Guide by Philip Briggs

The Pieridae is a family of medium-sized butterflies ...

Google previewTanzania (2006)

by Philip Briggs

The Pieridae is a family of medium-sized butterflies, generally smaller than Ihe* swallowtails and with ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Yellow-White Butterflies (Lepidoptera: Pieridae), Figure 3 Example of yellow- white butterflies (Pieridae), Anthocharis sara Lucas from California, USA. Yolk The nutritive matter of the egg, from which the developing embryo derives sustenance.

Google previewThe Dictionary of Science for Gardeners (2015)

6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby

Pieridae (white butterflies, jezebels, orange tips, brimstones, sulphur butterflies) A family of butterflies (Lepidoptera) most of which have white or yellow wings. Some are migratory. There are more than 1000 species found throughout the world.

Google previewDictionary of Upriver Halkomelem (2009)

by Brent Douglas Galloway

Pieridae: if the name applies to one or more predominantly white butterflies it could include the following which occur in the St6:16 area: family Papilionidae: Parnassius clodius, Parnassius phoebus, Papilio eurymedon, family Pieridae: ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

[Lepidoptera: Pieridae]. A butterfly endemic to eastern Australia. Eggs yellow, ca 0.15 cm tall, laid in groups on foodplant. Caterpillar head black, body dark green with 2 rows of yellow spots, each ...

Google previewFoods and Food Production Encyclopedia (2012)

by Douglas M. Considine

Papilionidae Pieridae Pieridae Psychidae Pyralididae Saturnidae Sphingidae Clear-winged moths Tiger moths Royal moths Casebearers Carpenter ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Climate and Weather (2011)

by Dr. Stephen H. Schneider, Dr. Michael Mastrandrea, Terry L. Root

Papilionidae, Pieridae, Lycaenidae, Nymphalidae, and Riodinidae. The Papilionidae are the most diverse of these and include the swallowtails, large butterflies that are ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Insects (2003)

by Vincent H. Resh, Ring T. Cardé

is the pupa of a butterfly, usually belonging to the family Papilionidae, Pieridae, or FIGURE 1 Pupa of the butterfly Papilio cresphontes, showing the strand of ...

Google previewThe encyclopedia of practical horticulture (1914)

a reference system of commercial horticulture, covering the practical and scientific phases of horticulture, with special reference to fruits and vegetables by William Worthington

Family Pieridae Pieris rapae Linn.

Google previewDictionary of Entomology, Plant Pathology and Nematology (1998)

by O. P. Singh, S. K. Srivastava

Pieridae: Plant Pathology and Nematology 189.

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