Family Pieridae Boisduval 1836 (butterfly)

Insecta - Lepidoptera - Pieridae

Parent taxon: Papilionoidea according to R. de Jong 2017

See also Carpenter 1992 and Sohn et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Archaeolycorea, Hesperiidae, Lithopsyche, Lycaenidae, Nymphalidae, Papilionidae, Riodinidae, Stolopsyche

Subtaxa: Aporia Belenois Miopieris Pierinae

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Tanzania (1 collection)

• Pliocene of Germany (1)

• Miocene of Croatia (1), Germany (1)

• Oligocene of France (1)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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