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 Guide ...more ↓

Milbert's Tortoiseshell 1
Aglais milberti
Pepper and Salt Skipper 2
Amblyscirtes hegon
Common Roadside-Skipper 3
Amblyscirtes vialis
Delaware Skipper 4
Anatrytone logan
Least Skipper 5
Ancyloxypha numitor
Dusted Skipper 6
Atrytonopsis hianna
Meadow Fritillary 4
Boloria bellona
Purplish Fritillary 7
Boloria chariclea
Bog Fritillary 8
Boloria eunomia
Freija Fritillary 9
Boloria freija
Frigga Fritillary 10
Boloria frigga
Polaris Fritillary
Boloria polaris
Brown Elfin 11
Callophrys augustinus
Western Pine Elfin 4
Callophrys eryphon
Henry's Elfin 12
Callophrys henrici
Eastern Pine Elfin 13
Callophrys niphon
Hoary Elfin 4
Callophrys polios
Chequered Skipper 14
Carterocephalus palaemon
Northern Azure 15
Celastrina lucia
Summer Azure 12
Celastrina neglecta
Common Wood-Nymph 16
Cercyonis pegala
Gorgone Checkerspot
Chlosyne gorgone
Harris's Checkerspot 17
Chlosyne harrisii
Silvery Checkerspot 18
Chlosyne nycteis
Common Ringlet 19
Coenonympha tullia
Christina Sulphur 20
Colias christina
Orange Sulphur 21
Colias eurytheme
Giant Sulphur
Colias gigantea
Hecla Sulphur 22
Colias hecla
Pink-edged Sulphur 13
Colias interior
Labrador Sulphur 23
Colias nastes
Clouded Sulphur 21
Colias philodice
Booth's Sulphur
Colias tyche
Western Tailed-Blue 25
Cupido amyntula
Eastern Tailed-Blue 26
Cupido comyntas
Monarch 27
Danaus plexippus
Silver-spotted Skipper 28
Epargyreus clarus
Red-disked Alpine
Erebia discoidalis
Common Alpine 29
Erebia epipsodea
Taiga Alpine
Erebia mancinus
Theano Alpine 30
Erebia pawloskii
Ross' Alpine 31
Erebia rossii
Sleepy Duskywing 32
Erynnis brizo
Dreamy Duskywing 33
Erynnis icelus
Juvenal's Duskywing 34
Erynnis juvenalis
Columbine Duskywing 35
Erynnis lucilius
Mottled Duskywing 36
Erynnis martialis
Persius Duskywing 18
Erynnis persius
Large Marble 37
Euchloe ausonides
Olympia Marble 38
Euchloe olympia
Anicia Checkerspot 39
Euphydryas anicia
Baltimore Checkerspot 40
Euphydryas phaeton
Dun Skipper 41
Euphyes vestris
Variegated Fritillary 42
Euptoieta claudia
Harvester 43
Feniseca tarquinius
Silvery Blue 44
Glaucopsyche lygdamus
Assiniboine Skipper
Hesperia assiniboia
Common Branded Skipper 45
Hesperia comma
Dakota Skipper
Hesperia dacotae
Leonard's Skipper 46
Hesperia leonardus
Nevada Skipper 47
Hesperia nevada
Ottoe Skipper
Hesperia ottoe
Pahaska Skipper 36
Hesperia pahaska
Indian Skipper 2
Hesperia sassacus
Uncas Skipper 4
Hesperia uncas
Common Buckeye 48
Junonia coenia
Northern Pearly-eye 2
Lethe anthedon
Eyed Brown 4
Lethe eurydice
Viceroy 49
Limenitis archippus
Red-spotted Admiral 50
Limenitis arthemis
Gray Copper 51
Lycaena dione
Dorcas Copper 52
Lycaena dorcas
Bog Copper 36
Lycaena epixanthe
Purplish Copper 44
Lycaena helloides
Bronze Copper 53
Lycaena hyllus
Little Wood Satyr 54
Megisto cymela
Ridings' Satyr 55
Neominois ridingsii
Mourning Cloak 56
Nymphalis antiopa
Garita Skipperling 36
Oarisma garita
Oarisma powesheik
Oarisma poweshiek
Alberta Arctic
Oeneis alberta
Chryxus Arctic 2
Oeneis chryxus
Jutta Arctic 58
Oeneis jutta
Macoun's Arctic 51
Oeneis macounii
Melissa Arctic 59
Oeneis melissa
Polixenes Arctic
Oeneis polixenes
Uhler's Arctic 25
Oeneis uhleri
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail 60
Papilio canadensis
Old World Swallowtail 61
Papilio machaon
Black Swallowtail 62
Papilio polyxenes
Tawny Crescent 63
Phyciodes batesii
Northern Crescent 64
Phyciodes cocyta
Pearl Crescent 65
Phyciodes tharos
Mustard White 33
Pieris oleracea
Cabbage White 66
Pieris rapae
Plebejus glandon 67
Agriades glandon
Northern Blue 45
Plebejus idas
Melissa Blue 36
Plebejus melissa

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