Pieridae Pierinae Pierini Pieris bryoniae Pieris ergane
Pieris cheiranthi (Hübner, [1808])
Canary Islands' Large White

Genus: Pieris Schrank, 1801   Original genus: Papilio Linnaeus, 1758

Adult:
P. cheiranthi (© Teresa Farino)
Adult (female) ssp. cheiranthi (Hübner, [1808]), Los Silos, Tenerife, Canary Islands, March 13, 2013
(Photo by Teresa Farino, Iberian Wildlife Tours)
P. cheiranthi (© Teresa Farino)
Adult (female) ssp. benchoavensis (Pinker, 1968), Tijarafe, La Palma, Canary Islands, February 8, 2013
(Photo by Teresa Farino, Iberian Wildlife Tours)
P. cheiranthi (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male) ssp. cheiranthi (Hübner, [1808]), Puerto Cruz, Tenerife, Canary Islands, March 26, 2004
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. cheiranthi (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult ssp. cheiranthi (Hübner, [1808]), Puerto Cruz, Tenerife, Canary Islands, February 11, 2004
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
P. cheiranthi (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult ssp. cheiranthi (Hübner, [1808]), Puerto Cruz, Tenerife, Canary Islands, February 11, 2004
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
P. cheiranthi (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult ssp. cheiranthi (Hübner, [1808]), Santa Cruz, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain, March 30, 2004
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Larva:
P. cheiranthi (© Teresa Farino)
Larva ssp. cheiranthi (Hübner, [1808]), Los Silos, Tenerife, Canary Islands, March 8, 2014. On Descurainia millefolia
(Photo by Teresa Farino, Iberian Wildlife Tours)

Foodplants:
Tropaeolum majus, Crambe strigosa, Descurainia millefolia; captive larve accept many Brassicaceae

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