About Us

Cross Conservation Photo Gallery

You need to log in
to upload a photo.

area wildlife + plants

Checkered White
Pieris protodice

Habitat:  The Checkered White is a migrant species that flies up into the prairies and parkland areas of southern Alberta in the spring time to lay their eggs.

Description:  A predominately white butterfly, on the upper side of its wings it has dark splotches along the edges arranged like a checker board.

Size:  40 -50 mm

Diet:  The...

Click on Area Plants
to find out more.
Click on Area Wildlife
to find out more.

Our Sponsors & Partners