Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Cabbage white butterfly

Pieris rapae


Delicate white butterfly with black upper wing tips, and a single black spot on the center of each wing.


Found at Beaver Creek State Park in SD, in a wild flower prairie near the river's edge


We are fairly certain of the scientific name of this butterfly, but welcome any comments or suggestions!

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

Spotted by

Valley Springs, South Dakota, USA

Spotted on Sep 7, 2014
Submitted on Sep 7, 2014

Related Spottings

Large White Small White Small white Cabbage White

Nearby Spottings

Northern Crescent Butterfly Green Stink Bug Goldenrod Soldier Beetle Eastern Fox Squirrel
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors
join Project Noah Team

Join the Project Noah Team