Having narrowed the options down a little there are now just 50 species to choose from! The species are now split down to genus level, the first part of a butterflies latin name. On this page the idea is to pick the right genus, and then click for species identification.
Pieridae - Whites
Pieris & Artogeia (9 species)
Medium to large sized. Mainly white, with some black markings. Some of Europe's most common species.
|Small white||Green-veined white|
|Pontia & Euchloe (12 species)|
|Anthocharis, Colotis & Zegris (6 species)|
|Colias (12 species)|
|Gonepteryx, Aporia & Catopsilia (6 species)|
|Leptidea & Elphinstonia (5 species)|
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