Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pieris rapae

Pieris rapae (Linnaeus, 1758)

small white

on Brassica, etc.

parasite

Larvae freely on the leaves.

host plants

Brassicaceae etc, mauw polyphagous

Alliaria petiolata; Alyssum alyssoides, murale; Arabis alpina subsp. caucasica, glabra, hitsuta; Armoracia rusticana; Aubrieta deltoidea; Aurinia saxatilis; Barbarea stricta, vulgaris; Brassica napus, oleracea, rapa; Bunias orientalis; Cakile maritima; Capparis spinosa; Cardamine amara, hirsuta, pratensis; Cardaria draba; Cleome hassleriana; Cochlearia officinalis; Coincya monensis subsp. cheiranthos; Crambe maritima, tataria; Diplotaxis muralis, tenuifolia; Eruca vesicaria; Erucastrum gallicum; Erysimum odoratum; Hesperis matronalis; Iberis sempervirens, umbellata; Isatis tinctoria; Lepidium didymum, ruderale, virginicum; Lobularia maritima; Lunaria annua; Noccaea caerulescens; Raphanus raphanistrum, sativus; Reseda alba, lutea, luteola; Rorippa amphibia, australis, sylvestris; Sinapis alba, arvensis; Sisymbrium altissimum, loeselii, officinalis; Thlaspi arvense; Tropaeolum majus.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

egg, larva, pupa

see Lepiforum.

references

Dupont, Luquet, Demerges & Drouet (2013a)Lepiforum (2021), Vegliante & Zilli (2007a), Wirooks & Theissen (1999a).

Last modified 7.v.2021