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Pieridae Swainson, 1820

100725  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:100725)

accepted
Family
Genus Anaphaeis Hübner, 1819
Genus Anteos Hübner, 1819
Genus Anthocharis Boisduval, Rambur & Graslin, 1833
Genus Aoa Nicéville, 1898
Genus Aphrissa Butler, 1873
Genus Aporia Hübner, 1819
Genus Appias Hübner, 1819
Genus Archonias Hübner, 1827-1831
Genus Artogeia Verity, 1947
Genus Ascia Scopoli, 1777
Genus Belenois Hübner, 1819
Genus Callidryas Boisduval & Leconte, 1830
Genus Cathaemia Hübner, 1819
Genus Catophaga Hübner, 1819
Genus Catopsilia Hübner, 1819
Genus Cepora Dalman in Billberg, 1820
Genus Charonias Röber in Seitz, 1908
Genus Colias Fabricius, 1807
Genus Coliates Scudder, 1875 †
Genus Colotis Hübner, 1819
Genus Daptonoura Butler, 1869
Genus Delias Hübner, 1819
Genus Dercas Doubleday in Doubleday & Westwood, 1847
Genus Dismorphia Hübner, 1816
Genus Dixeia Talbot, 1932
Genus Elodina Felder, 1865
Genus Elodinesthes Fruhstorfer, 1914
Genus Elphinstonia Klots, 1930
Genus Enantia Hübner, 1819
Genus Eroessa Doubleday in Doubleday & Westwood, 1847
Genus Eronia Hübner, 1823
Genus Eucheira Westwood, 1834
Genus Euchloe Hübner, 1819
Genus Eurema Hübner, 1819
Genus Falcapica Klots, 1930
Genus Gandaca Moore, 1906
Genus Gideona Klots, 1933
Genus Gonepteryx Leach, 1815
Genus Hebomoia Hübner, 1819
Genus Hesperocharis Felder, 1862
Genus Huphina Moore, 1881
Genus Iberochloe Back, Knebelsberger & Miller, 2008
Genus Itaballia Kaye, 1904
Genus Ixias Hübner, 1819
Genus Klotsius Hemming, 1964
Genus Kricogonia Reakirt, 1863
Genus Lepteronia Stoneham, 1957
Genus Leptophobia Butler, 1870
Genus Leptosia Hübner, 1818
Genus Leuciacria Rothschild & Jordan, 1905
Genus Leucidia Doubleday in Doubleday & Westwood, 1847
Genus Lieinix Gray in Griffith & Pidgeon, 1832
Genus Mathania Oberthür, 1890
Genus Megonostoma Reakirt, 1863
Genus Melete Swainson, 1831-32
Genus Metaporia Butler, 1870
Genus Microzegris Alphéraky in Oberthuer, 1913
Genus Miopieris Zeuner, 1942 †
Genus Moschoneura Butler, 1870
Genus Mylothris Hübner, 1819
Genus Nathalis Boisduval, 1836
Genus Neophasia Behr, 1869
Genus Nepheronia Butler, 1870
Genus Oligodonta Brown, 1976 †
Genus Paramidea Kuznetsov, 1929
Genus Pareronia Bingham, 1907
Genus Patia Klots, 1933
Genus Pereute Herrich-Schäffer, 1867
Genus Perrhybris Hübner, 1819
Genus Phoebis Hübner, 1819
Genus Phulia Herrich-Schäffer, 1867
Genus Pieris Hübner, 1819
Genus Pierites Heer, 1849 †
Genus Pinacopteryx Wallengren, 1857
Genus Pontia Fabricius, 1807
Genus Prioneris Wallace, 1867
Genus Pseudomylothris Neustetter, 1929
Genus Pseudopieris Godman & Salvin, 1890
Genus Pseudopontia Plötz, 1870
Genus Sinopieris Huang, 1995
Genus Stolopsyche Scudder, 1889 †
Genus Talbotia Bernardi, 1958
Genus Teracolus Swainson, 1833
Genus Terias Swainson, 1821
Genus Udaiana Distant, 1885
Genus Valeria Horsfield, 1829
Genus Zerene Hübner, 1819

Genus Calais Boisduval, 1836 accepted as Colotis Hübner, 1819 (unaccepted > nomen nudum, Published as synonym)

Genus Abaeis Hübner, 1819 accepted as Eurema Hübner, 1819
Genus Anapheis Talbot, 1929 accepted as Anaphaeis Hübner, 1819
Genus Andropodum Scudder, 1875 accepted as Appias Hübner, 1819
Genus Baltia Moore, 1878 accepted as Pontia Fabricius, 1807 (Treated as valid subgenus)
Genus Callidrias Feisthamel, 1839 accepted as Callidryas Boisduval & Leconte, 1830
Genus Cuneacolotis Henning, Henning, Joannou & Woodhall, 1997 accepted as Colotis Hübner, 1819
Genus Daptonura Kirby, 1877 accepted as Daptonoura Butler, 1869
Genus Eucheria Aurivillius, 1894 (Misspelling)
Genus Euchira Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Eucheira Westwood, 1834
Genus Euchloë Hübner, 1819 accepted as Euchloe Hübner, 1819
Genus Glutophrissa Butler, 1887 accepted as Appias Hübner, 1819
Genus Glycestha Billberg, 1820 accepted as Belenois Hübner, 1819
Genus Gompeteryx Wood, 1833 accepted as Gonepteryx Leach, 1815
Genus Goniapteryx Westwood, 1840 accepted as Gonepteryx Leach, 1815
Genus Gonioptera Moore, 1905 accepted as Gonepteryx Leach, 1815
Genus Goniopteryx Wallengren, 1853 accepted as Gonepteryx Leach, 1815
Genus Gonopteryx Boisduval & Leconte, 1833 accepted as Gonepteryx Leach, 1815
Genus Hebomoea Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Hebomoia Hübner, 1819
Genus Hebomoïa Hübner, 1819 accepted as Hebomoia Hübner, 1819
Genus Heurema Herrich-Schaffer, 1867 accepted as Eurema Hübner, 1819
Genus Heurema Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Eurema Hübner, 1819
Genus Hiposcritia Geyer in Hübner, 1832 accepted as Appias Hübner, 1819
Genus Hyposcritia Butler, 1898 accepted as Appias Hübner, 1819
Genus Idmais Boisduval, 1836 accepted as Colotis Hübner, 1819
Genus Ixiades Hübner, 1826 accepted as Ixias Hübner, 1819
Genus Kibreeta Moore, 1906 accepted as Eurema Hübner, 1819
Genus Krikogonia Schatz in Staudinger & Schatz, 1886 accepted as Kricogonia Reakirt, 1863
Genus Lade Nicéville, 1898 accepted as Appias Hübner, 1819
Genus Leodonta Butler, 1870 accepted as Pereute Herrich-Schäffer, 1867 (Treated as valid subgenus)
Genus Leptidia Butler, 1886 accepted as Leptidea Billberg, 1820
Genus Leptidia Scudder, 1875 accepted as Leptidea Billberg, 1820
Genus Leptoria Stephens, 1835 accepted as Leptosia Hübner, 1818
Genus Lerene De Haan in Lyonet, 1832 accepted as Zerene Hübner, 1819
Genus Leucophasia Stephens, 1827 accepted as Leptidea Billberg, 1820
Genus Maiva Grose-Smith & Kirby, 1893 accepted as Eurema Hübner, 1819
Genus Meganostoma Kirby, 1871 accepted as Megonostoma Reakirt, 1863
Genus Metelodina Seitz, 1927 accepted as Elodina Felder, 1865
Genus Midea Herrich-Schäffer, 1867 accepted as Falcapica Klots, 1930
Genus Milothris Stephens, 1850 accepted as Mylothris Hübner, 1819
Genus Murtia Hübner, 1819 accepted as Catopsilia Hübner, 1819
Genus Nina Horsfield, 1829 accepted as Leptosia Hübner, 1818
Genus Nirmula Moore, 1906 accepted as Eurema Hübner, 1819
Genus Nychitona Butler, 1870 accepted as Leptosia Hübner, 1818
Genus Parelodina Fruhstorfer in Seitz, 1910 accepted as Elodinesthes Fruhstorfer, 1914
Genus Phrissura Butler, 1870 accepted as Appias Hübner, 1819 (Treated as valid subgenus)
Genus Picanopteryx Scudder, 1875 accepted as Pinacopteryx Wallengren, 1857
Genus Piccarda Grote, 1900 accepted as Delias Hübner, 1819
Genus Pontieuchloia Verity, 1929 accepted as Pontia Fabricius, 1807 (Treated as valid subgenus)
Genus Pseudanaphaeis Bernardi, 1953 accepted as Belenois Hübner, 1819
Genus Pseudohuphina Stoneham, 1940 accepted as Belenois Hübner, 1819
Genus Pyrisitia Butler, 1870 accepted as Eurema Hübner, 1819
Genus Pyristia Scudder, 1875 accepted as Eurema Hübner, 1819
Genus Saletara Distant, 1885 accepted as Catophaga Hübner, 1819 (Treated as valid subgenus)
Genus Sinchloe Swinhoe in Moore, 1909 accepted as Synchloe Hübner, 1818 accepted as Pontia Fabricius, 1807
Genus Sphaenogona Butler, 1870 accepted as Eurema Hübner, 1819
Genus Symmachlas Hübner, 1821 accepted as Delias Hübner, 1819
Genus Tachyptera Berge, 1842 accepted as Pieris Hübner, 1819
Genus Tachyris Wallace, 1867 accepted as Appias Hübner, 1819
Genus Teria Blasquez, 1870 accepted as Terias Swainson, 1821
Genus Teriocolias Röber in Seitz, 1910 accepted as Eurema Hübner, 1819
Genus Terocolus Swainson, 1833 accepted as Teracolus Swainson, 1833
Genus Thyca Wallengren, 1858 accepted as Delias Hübner, 1819
Genus Trigonia Geyer in Hübner, 1837 accepted as Appias Hübner, 1819
Genus Valleria Schaus, 1894 accepted as Valeria Horsfield, 1829
Genus Xanthidia Boisduval & Leconte, 1829 accepted as Eurema Hübner, 1819
Genus Zegris Boisduval, 1836 accepted as Anthocharis Boisduval, Rambur & Graslin, 1833 (Treated as valid subgenus)

Genus Acraea Hübner, 1819 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Afrodryas Stoneham, 1957 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Archonoia Reissinger, 1972 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Artigeia (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Calopieris Aurivillius, 1898 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Colias Hübner, 1819 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Dixela (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Dryas Boisduval in Delegorgue, 1847 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Euchera Hübner, 1825 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Eucolias Berger, 1986 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Euterpe Swainson, 1831 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Ganyra Billberg, 1820 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Glennia Klots, 1933 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Gonoptera Billberg, 1820 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Hesperochoia Reissinger, 1972 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Leodontoia Reissinger, 1972 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Leptalis Dalman, 1823 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Leptidea Billberg, 1820 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Metura Butler, 1873 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Neocolias Berger, 1986 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Palaeocolias Berger, 1986 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Paracolias Berger, 1986 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Parura Kirby, 1896 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Pieriballia Klots, 1933 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Pierinoia Reissinger, 1972 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Plercollas (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Prestonia Schaus, 1920 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Rhabdodryas Godman & Salvin, 1889 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Schatzia Kirby, 1896 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Similicolias Berger, 1986 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Trifurcula Staudinger, 1894 (uncertain, unassessed)

Genus Catasticta Butler, 1870 accepted as Archonias Hübner, 1827-1831 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Cunizza Grote, 1900 accepted as Hesperocharis Felder, 1862 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Hypsochila Ureta, 1955 accepted as Phulia Herrich-Schäffer, 1867 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Infraphulia Field, 1958 accepted as Phulia Herrich-Schäffer, 1867 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Mesapia Gray, 1856 accepted as Aporia Hübner, 1819 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Piercolias Staudinger, 1894 accepted as Phulia Herrich-Schäffer, 1867 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Pierphulia Field, 1958 accepted as Phulia Herrich-Schäffer, 1867 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Reliquia Ackery, 1975 accepted as Pontia Fabricius, 1807 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Synchloe Hübner, 1818 accepted as Pontia Fabricius, 1807 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Tatochila Butler, 1870 accepted as Phulia Herrich-Schäffer, 1867 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
Genus Theochila Field, 1958 accepted as Phulia Herrich-Schäffer, 1867 (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2021). Pieridae Swainson, 1820. Accessed at: https://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=100725 on 2022-09-25
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2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
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2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
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2020-05-27 19:12:39Z
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basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

additional source van Nieukerken, E. J.; Kaila, L.; Kitching, I. J.; Kristensen, N. P.; Lees, D. C.; et al. (2011). Order Lepidoptera Linnaeus, 1758. In: Zhang, Z.-Q. (Ed.) Animal biodiversity: An outline of higher-level classification and survey of taxonomic richness. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3148: 212-221. [details]   

taxonomy source van Nieukerken, E. J.; Kaila, L.; Kitching, I. J.; Kristensen, N. P.; Lees, D. C.; et al. (2011). Order Lepidoptera Linnaeus, 1758. In: Zhang, Z.-Q. (Ed.) Animal biodiversity: An outline of higher-level classification and survey of taxonomic richness. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3148: 212-221. [details]   

name verified source van Nieukerken, E. J.; Kaila, L.; Kitching, I. J.; Kristensen, N. P.; Lees, D. C.; et al. (2011). Order Lepidoptera Linnaeus, 1758. In: Zhang, Z.-Q. (Ed.) Animal biodiversity: An outline of higher-level classification and survey of taxonomic richness. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3148: 212-221. [details]   

current name source van Nieukerken, E. J.; Kaila, L.; Kitching, I. J.; Kristensen, N. P.; Lees, D. C.; et al. (2011). Order Lepidoptera Linnaeus, 1758. In: Zhang, Z.-Q. (Ed.) Animal biodiversity: An outline of higher-level classification and survey of taxonomic richness. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3148: 212-221. [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   
From other sources
Descriptive info Butterflies/moths, terrestrial (Parker). Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): T; stratigraphic range: Oligocene (Rupelian)-Holocene (?Recent) [details]

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