Observations in the Family: Pieridae

Common Name: Whites

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

skip down to interactions
Brian KD2's picture

Smoky Orange Tip ...

IMG_6732
By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyGlenwood House SchoolOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaKeys GOLD
Brian KD2’s reputation in InvertebratesBrian KD2’s reputation in InvertebratesBrian KD2’s reputation in InvertebratesBrian KD2’s reputation in InvertebratesBrian KD2’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Satara Camp, KNP
Observed: 18th January 2015
Added: 31st January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Brian KD2's picture

African Migrant ...

IMG_6730
By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyGlenwood House SchoolOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaKeys GOLD
Brian KD2’s reputation in InvertebratesBrian KD2’s reputation in InvertebratesBrian KD2’s reputation in InvertebratesBrian KD2’s reputation in InvertebratesBrian KD2’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Satara Camp, KNP
Observed: 18th January 2015
Added: 31st January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

female

View Full Observation
Brian KD2's picture

Small Orange Tip ...

IMG_6874
By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyGlenwood House SchoolOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaKeys GOLD
Brian KD2’s reputation in InvertebratesBrian KD2’s reputation in InvertebratesBrian KD2’s reputation in InvertebratesBrian KD2’s reputation in InvertebratesBrian KD2’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Balule camp, KNP
Observed: 20th January 2015
Added: 27th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
View Full Observation
sue marsden's picture

White butterfly

Meadow white (1)
By: sue marsdensue marsden’s reputation in Invertebratessue marsden’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Sedgefield Island
Observed: 9th November 2013
Added: 24th January 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Alex Dreyer's picture

Brown-veined white, Grasveldwitjie 3

P1130149b
By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about InvertebratesAlex Dreyer’s earned reputation in InvertebratesAlex Dreyer’s earned reputation in InvertebratesAlex Dreyer’s earned reputation in InvertebratesAlex Dreyer’s earned reputation in InvertebratesAlex Dreyer’s earned reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 15th December 2014
Added: 23rd January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
View Full Observation
kbraunsd's picture

Scarlet tip (Colotis annae subsp. annae)

559325_ColotisannaeannaeScarlettip14dec28mlambuluzigorgebefore3rdcrossingkb1
By: kbraunsdkbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrateskbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrateskbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrates
Observed: 28th December 2014
Added: 23rd January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
View Full Observation
rianabate's picture

Veined White

IMG_1851
By: rianabate
Entomological Society of Southern Africa
rianabate is knowledgeable about Invertebratesrianabate’s earned reputation in Invertebratesrianabate’s earned reputation in Invertebratesrianabate’s earned reputation in Invertebratesrianabate’s earned reputation in Invertebratesrianabate’s earned reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Port St Johns
Observed: 20th January 2015
Added: 22nd January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
View Full Observation
kbraunsd's picture

Broad-bordered grass yellow

559295_EuremabrigittabrigittaBroadborderedgrassyellow14dec26mlasiphisocampSEsidekb2
By: kbraunsdkbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrateskbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrateskbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Mlawula Nature Reserve, Siphiso campsite eastern side
Observed: 26th December 2014
Added: 21st January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
View Full Observation
kbraunsd's picture

African Migrant (Catopsilia florella)

559289_CatopsiliaflorellaAfricanmigrant14dec21pvgdnkb2
By: kbraunsdkbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrateskbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrateskbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Pine Valley, Plot 202 near main road
Observed: 21st December 2014
Added: 21st January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:1
View Full Observation
sue marsden's picture

White butterfly

butterfly
By: sue marsdensue marsden’s reputation in Invertebratessue marsden’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: saasveld
Observed: 21st January 2015
Added: 21st January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
View Full Observation
masehly's picture

butterly

butterfly
By: masehly
Location: saasveld
Observed: 21st January 2015
Added: 21st January 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

white butterfly with brown spots.

View Full Observation
kbraunsd's picture

African Migrant (Catopsilia florella)

71_nephila14mar02mlambuluzigorge3rdcrossingkb1
By: kbraunsdkbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrateskbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrateskbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrates
Observed: 2nd March 2014
Added: 19th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
View Full Observation
kbraunsd's picture

Brown-veined white (Belenois aurota)

69_crabspider14mar02mlambuluzigorge1stcrossingkb1
By: kbraunsdkbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrateskbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrateskbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrates
Observed: 2nd March 2014
Added: 19th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
View Full Observation
kbraunsd's picture

Brown-veined white (Belenois aurota)

39104_BelenoisaurotaBrownveinedwhite14jan15pvkb1
By: kbraunsdkbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrateskbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrateskbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Pine Valley, Plot 202
Observed: 15th January 2014
Added: 19th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Mariana's picture

Common Dotted Border

Common Dotted Border - Mylothris agathina agathina 1
By: Mariana
BirdLife South AfricaBotanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird ClubLepidopterists' Society of Africa
Mariana’s reputation in InvertebratesMariana’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: My home garden in Eversdal, Cape Town
Observed: 19th January 2015
Added: 19th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Yellow and white butterfly with dark orange patch and prominent black spots around the edge of the wings. Prominent black wing tips.

View Full Observation
17calbbievans's picture

Butterfly

IMG_6507
By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
17calbbievans’s reputation in Invertebrates17calbbievans’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Zebula Country Club and Game Reserve
Observed: 15th December 2014
Added: 19th January 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Pottas's picture

Common Dotted Border Butterfly - Gewone voëlent-witjie skoenlapper

IMGP0663
By: PottasPottas’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Halali Game Lodge, Gauteng
Observed: 8th August 2009
Added: 18th January 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:2
Description:

Head and thorax are greyish in appearance. When wings are closed they are white and yellow with black spot on the back edge. Open they appear off-white to light yellow.

View Full Observation
Wynand Uys's picture

Butterfly on Soutpansberg

Colotis vesta subsp argillaceus
By: Wynand Uys
Kruger2Canyons
Wynand Uys is knowledgeable about InvertebratesWynand Uys’s earned reputation in InvertebratesWynand Uys’s earned reputation in InvertebratesWynand Uys’s earned reputation in InvertebratesWynand Uys’s earned reputation in InvertebratesWynand Uys’s earned reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Hamasha Camp, Leshiba, Soutpansberg
Observed: 9th January 2015
Added: 18th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Wingspan about 40mm

View Full Observation
Pottas's picture

Brownvein White Butterfly - Skoenlapper

IMGP0441
By: PottasPottas’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Gemsbok, Aranos, Namibia
Observed: 15th December 2011
Added: 17th January 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Buterfly observed on the farm Gemsbok, Aranos, Namibia

View Full Observation
Alex Dreyer's picture

Brown-veined white, Grasveldwitjie 2

P1120993b
By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about InvertebratesAlex Dreyer’s earned reputation in InvertebratesAlex Dreyer’s earned reputation in InvertebratesAlex Dreyer’s earned reputation in InvertebratesAlex Dreyer’s earned reputation in InvertebratesAlex Dreyer’s earned reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 13th December 2014
Added: 14th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
View Full Observation
kbraunsd's picture

Brown-veined white (Belenois aurota)

559284_BelenoisaurotaBrownveinedwhite14dec02malpicnicsiteroadkb3
By: kbraunsdkbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrateskbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrateskbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrates
Observed: 2nd December 2014
Added: 11th January 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
View Full Observation
kbraunsd's picture

Brown-veined white (Belenois aurota)

white14dec02malrocksnrcabinskb1
By: kbraunsdkbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrateskbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrateskbraunsd’s reputation in Invertebrates
Observed: 2nd December 2014
Added: 10th January 2015
Identifications:3
Agreements:1
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Lizzie.'s picture

Smoky Orange Tip

Smoky Orange Tip Butterfly
By: Lizzie.Lizzie.’s reputation in InvertebratesLizzie.’s reputation in InvertebratesLizzie.’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Magaliesberg, Dome Pools
Observed: 29th December 2014
Added: 8th January 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

White with black and orange tipped main wings.

View Full Observation
Lizzie.'s picture

Afican Common White

African Common White
By: Lizzie.Lizzie.’s reputation in InvertebratesLizzie.’s reputation in InvertebratesLizzie.’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Magaliesberg
Observed: 29th December 2014
Added: 7th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Butterfly, mainly yellow with black veins on underside, white and black on upper side.

View Full Observation
Shaun Swanepoel's picture

Butterfly (KarNP)

DSC00698_2
By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
Shaun Swanepoel’s reputation in InvertebratesShaun Swanepoel’s reputation in InvertebratesShaun Swanepoel’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Karoo National Park
Observed: 7th January 2015
Added: 7th January 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Robert Taylor's picture

Yellow

mgob228
By: Robert TaylorRobert Taylor’s reputation in InvertebratesRobert Taylor’s reputation in InvertebratesRobert Taylor’s reputation in InvertebratesRobert Taylor’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Sodwana Camp
Observed: 30th October 2014
Added: 7th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Robert Taylor's picture

White

mgob235
By: Robert TaylorRobert Taylor’s reputation in InvertebratesRobert Taylor’s reputation in InvertebratesRobert Taylor’s reputation in InvertebratesRobert Taylor’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Sodwana Camp
Observed: 30th October 2014
Added: 7th January 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Shaun Swanepoel's picture

Common Dotted Border (Wilderness)

DSC00220
By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
Shaun Swanepoel’s reputation in InvertebratesShaun Swanepoel’s reputation in InvertebratesShaun Swanepoel’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Waterside Road (Wilderness)
Observed: 4th January 2015
Added: 5th January 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:4
Comments:1
View Full Observation
_Magda's picture

Orange Tip

Orange Tip
By: _Magda_Magda’s reputation in Invertebrates_Magda’s reputation in Invertebrates_Magda’s reputation in Invertebrates_Magda’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: First stretch of Dune Loop
Observed: 1st January 2015
Added: 3rd January 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
View Full Observation
_Magda's picture

Common Vagrant

Common Vagrant
By: _Magda_Magda’s reputation in Invertebrates_Magda’s reputation in Invertebrates_Magda’s reputation in Invertebrates_Magda’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Last stretch of Vlei Loop
Observed: 1st January 2015
Added: 3rd January 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:1
View Full Observation

Species with which Whites (Pieridae) interacts