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Southern Small White, Minami-monshirochô or Pieris mannii. photo: 09/2001, Plateau de Lienz, France.

Cabbage White [1], Mon shirochô or Pieris rapae. photo: 07/2002, Chiba, Japan.

Three-spot Grass Yellow, Taiwan Kichô or Eurema blanda. photo: 12/2002, Okinawa, Japan.
Eastern Pale Clouded Yellow [1][2], Mon Kichô or Colias erate. photo: 05/2003, Ibaraki, Japan.
Anthocharis scolymus [1], or Tsumakichô. photo: 05/2003, Nagano, Japan.

Unidentied White, Pieris sp. photo: 05/2003, Nagano, Japan.
A Grass Yellow [1], Kita Kichô or Eurema mandarina. photo: 06/2003, Tokyo, Japan.
Caper Gull [1][2], or Cepora perimale. photo: 08/2003, Darwin, NT, Australia.

Lemon Emigrant [1][2], Usuki Shirochô or Catopsilia pomona, probably. photo: 08/2003, Kakadu, NT, Australia.
Pink Grass Yellow, or Eurema herla, probably. photo: 08/2003, Litchfield NP, NT, Australia.
Anthocharis scolymus [2], or Tsumakichô. photo: 04/2004, Tokyo, Japan.

Eastern Pale Clouded Yellow [3], Mon Kichô or Colias erate. photo: 04/2004, Gunma, Japan.
A White [1][2], Sujiguro shirochô or Pieris melete. photo: 04/2003, Gunma, Japan.
A White [1], Yamato Sujirugo Shirocho or Pieris nesis. photo: 05/2004, Niigata, Japan.

Eastern Pale Clouded Yellow [4], Mon Kichô or Colias erate. photo: 04/2004, Gunma, Japan.
A Grass Yellow [1][2], or Eurema sp. photo: 08/2004, Powaka, Suriname.
Perrhybris sp.. photo: 08/2004, Brownsberg, Suriname.

A Grass Yellow, or Eurema sp. photo: 08/2004, Brownsberg, Suriname.
A Grass Yellow, or Eurema sp. photo: 08/2004, Voltzberg, Suriname.
An Orange Tip [3], Anthocharis scolymus or Tsumakichô. photo: 04/2005, Tokyo, Japan.

Eastern Pale Clouded Yellow [5][6][7], Mon Kichô or Colias erate. photo: 06/2005, Nagano, Japan. (Wing of) Red-base Jezebel [1], Delias pasithoe curasena, or Akane Shirochô. photo: 06/2005, Huisun Forest Station, Taiwan. Yellow Orange Tip, Ixias pyrene insignis, or Mesushiro Kichô. photo: 06/2005, Huisun Forest Station, Taiwan.

Indian Cabbage White [1][2][3], Pieris canidia canidia, or Taiwan Monshirochô. photo: 06/2005, Huisun Forest Station, Taiwan. Spotted Sawtooth [1][2][3], Prioneris thestylis formosana, or Madara Shirochô. photo: 06/2005, Huisun Forest Station, Taiwan. Lesser Gull [1], Cepora nadina eunama, or Usu Murasaki Shirochô. photo: 06/2005, Huisun Forest Station, Taiwan.

Cabbage White [2], Mon shirochô or Pieris rapae. photo: 07/2005, Tokyo, Japan. Lemon Emigrant [3][4], Usuki Shirochô or Catopsilia pomona. photo: 08/2005, Hong Kong. Great Orange Tip [1][2], Tsuma Beni chô or Hebomoia glaucippe. photo: 08/2005, Hong Kong.

An Orange Tip, Colotis sp. photo: 08/2005, Etosha, Namibia. Cambridge Vagrant, or Nepheronia thalassina. photo: 08/2005, Divundu, Namibia.
Eastern Dotted Border, or Mylothris agathina. photo: 08/2005, Divundu, Namibia.

A Caper White, or Belenois sp. photo: 08/2005, Divundu, Namibia.
Orange and Lemon, or Eronia leda. photo: 08/2005, Divundu, Namibia.
Great Orange Tip [3], Tsuma Beni chô or Hebomoia glaucippe. photo: 08/2005, Hong Kong.

A Grass Yellow [2][3], Kita Kichô or Eurema mandarina. photo: 07/2006, Okinawa, Japan. Ceylon Lessor Albatross, Namie Shiro Chô or Appias paulina. photo: 07/2006, Okinawa, Japan. Pale Jezebel, Delias sanaca perspicua. photo: 08/2006, Doi Angkhang, Thailand.

Indian Cabbage White [4], Pieris canidia indica, or Taiwan Monshirochô. photo: 08/2006, Doi Angkhang, Thailand. Red-base Jezebel [2], Delias pasithoe thyra or D.p.beata, or Akane Shirochô. photo: 08/2006, Doi Angkhang, Thailand. Common Grass Yellow [1], Kichô or Eurema hecabe contubernalis. photo: 08/2006, Doi Angkhang, Thailand.

Green-veined White [1], Ezo Sujiguro shirochô or Pieris napi montana. photo: 08/2006, Doi Angkhang, Thailand. Lemon Migrant, Usuki Shirochô or Catopsilia pomona pomona. photo: 08/2006, Chiang Dao, Thailand. Eastern Pale Clouded Yellow [8], Mon Kichô or Colias erate. photo: 05/2007, Ehime, Japan.

A White [3], Sujiguro shirochô or Pieris melete. photo: 06/2007, Tokyo Japan. A Grass Yellow [4][5], Kita Kichô or Eurema mandarina. photo: 06/2007, Tokyo, Japan. Forest Grass Yellow, or Eurema senegalensis. photo: 08/2007, Loango NP, Gabon.

Unidentified Grass Yellow [1][2], or Eurema sp. photo: 08/2007, Ivindo NP, Gabon. Western Dotted Border [1][2], or Mylothris chloris. photo: 08/2007, La Lopé, Gabon. Three-spot Grass Yellow, Taiwan Kichô or Eurema blanda. photo: 11/2007, Penghu Island, Taiwan.

Plain Puffin [1][2], Appias indra arisoxenus or Kumogata Shirochô. photo: 03/2008, Wutai, Taiwan. Indian Cabbage White [4], Pieris canidia canidia, or Taiwan Monshirochô. photo: 03/2008, Wutai, Taiwan. Lesser Gull [2], Cepora nadina eunama, or Usu Murasaki Shirochô. photo: 03/2008, Wutai, Taiwan.

Red-base Jezebel [3][4], Delias pasithoe curasena or Akane Shirochô. photo: 03/2008, Wutai, Taiwan. Cabbage White [3], Mon shirochô or Pieris rapae. photo: 04/2008, Tokyo, Japan.
Eastern Pale Clouded Yellow [9][10], Mon Kichô or Colias erate. photo: 05/2008, Tochigi, Japan.

An Orange Tip [4], Anthocharis scolymus or Tsumakichô. photo: 04/2005, Tokyo, Japan.
A White [4], Sujiguro shirochô or Pieris melete. photo: 05/2008, Tochigi, Japan. Lesser Brimstone, Sujiboso Yama Kichô or Gonepteryx mahaguru aspasia. photo: 05/2008, Yamanashi, Japan.

A Grass Yellow, or Eurema (alitha) esakii. photo: 06/2008, Guanziling, Taiwan. A Jezebel, or Delias wilemani. photo: 06/2008, Alishan, Taiwan. A White [2], Yamato Sujiguro Shirocho or Pieris nesis. photo: 07/2008, Hokkaido, Japan.

Large White [1][2], Oo Monshirochô or Pieris brassicae. photo: 07/2008, Hokkaido, Japan. Eastern Pale Clouded Yellow [11][12], Mon Kichô or Colias erate. photo: 07/2008, Hokkaido, Japan. A White [5][6][7][8], Sujiguro shirochô or Pieris melete. photo: 07/2008, Hokkaido, Japan.

Eastern Pale Clouded Yellow [12], Mon Kichô or Colias erate. photo: 07/2008, Yamanashi, Japan. Checkered White, or Pontia protodice. photo: 08/2008, Ramsey Canyon, Arizona, USA. Mexican Yellow, or Eurema mexicana. photo: 08/2008, Madera Canyon, Arizona, USA.

Sleepy Orange, or Eurema nicippe. photo: 08/2008, Saguaro NP, Arizona, USA. Couldless Giant Sulphur, Watari Oo Kichô or Phoebis sennae. photo: 08/2008, Saguaro NP, Arizona, USA. Dogface Butterfly or Zerene cesonia. photo: 08/2008, Saguaro NP, Arizona, USA.

Tailed Orange or Eurema proterpia. photo: 08/2008, Sunglow Ranch, Arizona, USA. Boisduval's Yellow or Eurema arbela boisduvaliana. photo: 08/2008, Chiricahuas NM, Arizona, USA. Dwarf Yellow or Nathalis iole. photo: 09/2008, Paradise, Arizona, USA.

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