Pieris rapae Linnaeus, 1758,

Della Rocca, Francesca, Stefanelli, Silvia, Cardarelli, Elisa, Bogliani, Giuseppe & Bracco, Francesco, 2021, Contribution to the knowledge of the arthropods community inhabiting the winter-flooded meadows (marcite) of northern Italy, Biodiversity Data Journal 9, pp. 57889-57889: 57889

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scientific name

Pieris rapae Linnaeus, 1758
status

 

Pieris rapae Linnaeus, 1758 

Ecological interactions

Conservation status

Least Concern for Italian ( Balletto et al. 2015), Mediterranean ( Numa et al. 2016) and European assessment ( Van Swaay et al. 2010).

Distribution

European species ( Sterry and Mackay 2005). It can be found in mainland Italy, Sardinia and Sicily ( Villa et al. 2009).

Notes

Eurycora and migratory species very widespread in every environment from the plain to 2300m a.s.l., especially in prairies, cultivated areas and arid meadows. It has four generations in March-April, June, August and September-October ( Paolucci 2013, Villa et al. 2009).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Pieridae

Genus

Pieris