5572 thumb Butterflies of Manitoba

This is a guide to the butterfly species that regularly occur in Manitoba, Canada. For more information about butterflies in Manitoba, check out the following resources:

The Butterflies of Manitoba by Klassen, Westwood, Preston, and McKillop.

Manitoba Butterflies: A Field ...more ↓

Small
Milbert's Tortoiseshell 1
Aglais milberti
Small
Pepper and Salt Skipper 2
Amblyscirtes hegon
Small
Common Roadside-Skipper 3
Amblyscirtes vialis
Small
Delaware Skipper 4
Anatrytone logan
Small
Least Skipper 5
Ancyloxypha numitor
Small
Dusted Skipper 6
Atrytonopsis hianna
Small
Meadow Fritillary 4
Boloria bellona
Small
Purplish Fritillary 7
Boloria chariclea
Small
Bog Fritillary 8
Boloria eunomia
Small
Freija Fritillary 9
Boloria freija
Small
Frigga Fritillary 10
Boloria frigga
Polaris Fritillary
Boloria polaris
Small
Brown Elfin 11
Callophrys augustinus
Small
Western Pine Elfin 4
Callophrys eryphon
Small
Henry's Elfin 12
Callophrys henrici
Small
Eastern Pine Elfin 13
Callophrys niphon
Small
Hoary Elfin 4
Callophrys polios
Small
Chequered Skipper 14
Carterocephalus palaemon
Small
Northern Azure 15
Celastrina lucia
Small
Summer Azure 12
Celastrina neglecta
Small
Common Wood-Nymph 16
Cercyonis pegala
Gorgone Checkerspot
Chlosyne gorgone
Small
Harris's Checkerspot 7
Chlosyne harrisii
Small
Silvery Checkerspot 17
Chlosyne nycteis
Small
Common Ringlet 18
Coenonympha tullia
Small
Christina Sulphur 19
Colias christina
Small
Orange Sulphur 20
Colias eurytheme
Giant Sulphur
Colias gigantea
Small
Hecla Sulphur 21
Colias hecla
Small
Pink-edged Sulphur 22
Colias interior
Small
Labrador Sulphur 23
Colias nastes
Small
Clouded Sulphur 20
Colias philodice
Booth's Sulphur
Colias tyche
Small
Western Tailed-Blue 25
Cupido amyntula
Small
Eastern Tailed-Blue 26
Cupido comyntas
Small
Monarch 27
Danaus plexippus
Small
Silver-spotted Skipper 28
Epargyreus clarus
Red-disked Alpine
Erebia discoidalis
Small
Common Alpine 29
Erebia epipsodea
Taiga Alpine
Erebia mancinus
Small
Theano Alpine 30
Erebia pawloskii
Small
Ross' Alpine 31
Erebia rossii
Small
Sleepy Duskywing 32
Erynnis brizo
Small
Dreamy Duskywing 33
Erynnis icelus
Small
Juvenal's Duskywing 34
Erynnis juvenalis
Small
Columbine Duskywing 35
Erynnis lucilius
Small
Mottled Duskywing 36
Erynnis martialis
Small
Persius Duskywing 17
Erynnis persius
Small
Large Marble 37
Euchloe ausonides
Small
Olympia Marble 38
Euchloe olympia
Small
Anicia Checkerspot 39
Euphydryas anicia
Small
Baltimore Checkerspot 40
Euphydryas phaeton
Small
Dun Skipper 41
Euphyes vestris
Small
Variegated Fritillary 42
Euptoieta claudia
Small
Harvester 43
Feniseca tarquinius
Small
Silvery Blue 44
Glaucopsyche lygdamus
Assiniboine Skipper
Hesperia assiniboia
Small
Common Branded Skipper 45
Hesperia comma
Dakota Skipper
Hesperia dacotae
Small
Leonard's Skipper 46
Hesperia leonardus
Small
Nevada Skipper 47
Hesperia nevada
Ottoe Skipper
Hesperia ottoe
Small
Pahaska Skipper 36
Hesperia pahaska
Small
Indian Skipper 2
Hesperia sassacus
Small
Uncas Skipper 4
Hesperia uncas
Small
Common Buckeye 48
Junonia coenia
Small
Northern Pearly-eye 2
Lethe anthedon
Small
Eyed Brown 4
Lethe eurydice
Small
Viceroy 49
Limenitis archippus
Small
Red-spotted Admiral 50
Limenitis arthemis
Small
Gray Copper 51
Lycaena dione
Small
Dorcas Copper 52
Lycaena dorcas
Small
Bog Copper 36
Lycaena epixanthe
Small
Purplish Copper 44
Lycaena helloides
Small
Bronze Copper 53
Lycaena hyllus
Small
Little Wood Satyr 54
Megisto cymela
Small
Ridings' Satyr 55
Neominois ridingsii
Small
Mourning Cloak 56
Nymphalis antiopa
Small
Garita Skipperling 36
Oarisma garita
Oarisma powesheik
Oarisma poweshiek
Alberta Arctic
Oeneis alberta
Small
Chryxus Arctic 2
Oeneis chryxus
Small
Jutta Arctic 58
Oeneis jutta
Small
Macoun's Arctic 51
Oeneis macounii
Small
Melissa Arctic 7
Oeneis melissa
Polixenes Arctic
Oeneis polixenes
Small
Uhler's Arctic 25
Oeneis uhleri
Small
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail 59
Papilio canadensis
Small
Old World Swallowtail 60
Papilio machaon
Small
Black Swallowtail 61
Papilio polyxenes
Small
Tawny Crescent 62
Phyciodes batesii
Small
Northern Crescent 63
Phyciodes cocyta
Small
Pearl Crescent 64
Phyciodes tharos
Small
Mustard White 33
Pieris oleracea
Small
Cabbage White 65
Pieris rapae
Small
Plebejus glandon 66
Agriades glandon
Small
Northern Blue 45
Plebejus idas
Small
Melissa Blue 36
Plebejus melissa

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