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Cabeza Prieta Natural History Association
Sonoran Desert Butterflies and Moths
Pieris protodice (Checkered White)

 

 

 Pieris protodice

 Pieris protodice

(Checkered White)
Habitat: Common and widespread in Organ Pipe CNM.
Food Habits: Open, saltbush flats, especially along south boundary.

Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Lepidoptera
Family Pieridae - Sulphurs and Whites
Genus Pieris
species protodice
variety White butterfly

 

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