Pieris brassicae

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Lairge white
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Male
Large white spread wings.jpg
Female
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Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Cless: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Faimily: Pieridae
Genus: Pieris
Species: P. brassicae
Binomial name
Pieris brassicae
(Linnaeus, 1758)
Synonyms
  • Papilio brassicae Linnaeus, 1758

Pieris brassicae, the French butterflee, an aa cried lairge white, cabbitch butterflee, cabbitch white, cabbitch moch (erroneously), or in Indie the lairge cabbitch white, is a butterflee in the faimily Pieridae. It is a close relative o the smaw white, Pieris rapae.