small white

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small white

n
(Breeds) a small white butterfly, Artogeia rapae, with scanty black markings, the larvae of which feed on brassica leaves
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.small white - small widely distributed form
cabbage butterfly - white butterfly whose larvae (cabbageworms) feed on cabbage
genus Pieris, Pieris - type genus of the Pieridae
Translations
naurisperhonen
モンシロチョウ
References in periodicals archive ?
Distribution and occurrence of Cotesia rubecula (Hymenoptera: Braconidae), a parasite of Artogeia rapae in Washington and Oregon.
Intrinsic competition between the gregarious parasite Cotesia glomeratus [sic] and the solitary parasite Cotesia rubecula [Hymenoptera: Braconidae] for their host Artogeia rapae [Lepidoptera: Pieridae].