Pieridae Pierinae Pierini Pieris segonzaci Pontia chloridice
Pontia callidice (Hübner, [1800])
Peak White
Piéride du vélar

Genus: Pontia Fabricius, 1807   Original genus: Papilio Linnaeus, 1758

Adult:
P. callidice (© Heiner Ziegler)
Adult (female), Haldensteiner Calanda 2400m, Graubünden, Switzerland, July 15, 2005
(Photo by Heiner Ziegler, Schmetterlinge Calanda)
P. callidice (© Heiner Ziegler)
Adult (male), Haldensteiner Calanda 2400m, Graubünden, Switzerland, July 15, 2005
(Photo by Heiner Ziegler, Schmetterlinge Calanda)
P. callidice (© Heiner Ziegler)
Adult (male), Haldensteiner Calanda 2400m, Graubünden, Switzerland, July 15, 2005
(Photo by Heiner Ziegler, Schmetterlinge Calanda)
P. callidice (© Matt Rowlings)
Adult, French Alps, July 2003
(Photo by Matt Rowlings, Matt's European Butterflies)
P. callidice (© Daniel Morel)
Adult, Col de Granon (05), France, July 24, 2004
(Photo by Daniel Morel)
P. callidice (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult (male), Valsavarenche, Dora del Nivolet, 2375m, Aosta, Italy, July 19, 2006
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
P. callidice (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult (male), Valsavarenche, Dora del Nivolet, 2375m, Aosta, Italy, July 19, 2006
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)

Distribution:
Pyrenees, C Alps, Turkey, Middle East to Mongolia, China, N America

Foodplants:
Erysimum, Reseda, Cardamine, Hutchinsia

To know more about:
Matt Rowlings - Matt's European Butterflies - Pontia callidice page

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