Yukon Butterflies

A checklist of butterflies known to occur within Yukon Territory, Canada. List will be updated as more information becomes available.

Small
Painted Lady 1
Vanessa cardui
Small
Christina Sulphur 2
Colias christina
Small
Canadian Sulphur 3
Colias canadensis
Small
Giant Sulphur 4
Colias gigantea
Small
Hecla Sulphur 5
Colias hecla
Small
Labrador Sulphur 3
Colias nastes
Small
Moorland Clouded Yellow 6
Colias palaeno
Small
Pelidne Sulphur 7
Colias pelidne
Small
Clouded Sulphur 8
Colias philodice
Small
Booth's Sulphur 9
Colias tyche
Small
Large Marble 10
Euchloe ausonides
Northern Marble
Euchloe creusa
Green Marble
Euchloe naina
Small
Arctic White 11
Pieris angelika
Small
Margined White 12
Pieris marginalis
Small
Mustard White 13
Pieris oleracea
Small
Spring White 14
Pontia sisymbrii
Small
Arctic Blue 15
Agriades glandon
Small
Brown Elfin 16
Callophrys augustinus
Small
Everes amyntula 17
Cupido amyntula
Small
Northern Blue 18
Plebejus idas
Small
Dorcas Copper 19
Lycaena dorcas
Small
Mariposa Copper 10
Lycaena mariposa
Small
Small Copper 20
Lycaena phlaeas
Small
Plebejus saepiolus 14
Icaricia saepiolus
Small
Vacciniina optilete 7
Agriades optilete
Astarte Fritillary
Boloria astarte
Small
Meadow Fritillary 21
Boloria bellona
Small
Arctic Fritillary 22
Boloria chariclea
Small
Pacific Fritillary 8
Boloria epithore
Small
Bog Fritillary 23
Boloria eunomia
Small
Freija Fritillary 24
Boloria freija
Small
Frigga Fritillary 25
Boloria frigga
Small
Dingy Fritillary 26
Boloria improba
Small
Mountain Fritillary 27
Boloria napaea
Beringian Fritillary
Boloria natazhati
Polaris Fritillary
Boloria polaris
Small
Common Ringlet 29
Coenonympha tullia
Small
Arctic Ringlet 30
Erebia disa
Red-disked Alpine
Erebia discoidalis
Small
Common Alpine 31
Erebia epipsodea
Small
Banded Alpine 32
Erebia fasciata
Reddish Alpine
Erebia lafontainei
Mt. Mackinley Alpine
Erebia mackinleyensis
Taiga Alpine
Erebia mancinus
Small
Ross's Alpine 33
Erebia rossii
Small
Theano Alpine 34
Erebia theano
Small
Four-dotted Alpine 26
Erebia youngi
Small
Variable Checkerspot 35
Euphydryas chalcedona
Small
Red-spotted Admiral 36
Limenitis arthemis
Small
Mourning Cloak 37
Nymphalis antiopa
Small
Nymphalis milberti 38
Aglais milberti
Small
Nymphalis vaualbum 21
Nymphalis l-album
Small
Eskimo Arctic 39
Oeneis alpina
Small
Chryxus Arctic 41
Oeneis chryxus
Small
Jutta Arctic 42
Oeneis jutta
Small
Melissa Arctic 22
Oeneis melissa
Small
Uhler's Arctic 17
Oeneis uhleri
Small
Oreas Comma 43
Polygonia oreas
Small
Satyr Comma 44
Polygonia satyrus
Small
Northwestern Fritillary 45
Speyeria hesperis
Small
Mormon Fritillary 32
Speyeria mormonia
Small
Red Admiral 46
Vanessa atalanta
Small
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail 47
Papilio canadensis
Small
Eversmann's Parnassian 48
Parnassius eversmanni
Small
Rocky Mountain Parnassian 49
Parnassius smintheus
Small
Chequered Skipper 50
Carterocephalus palaemon
Small
Afranius Duskywing 45
Erynnis afranius
Persius Duskywing
Erynnis persius
Small
Common Branded Skipper 18
Hesperia comma
Small
Draco Skipper 51
Polites draco
Small
Hoary Comma 52
Polygonia gracilis
Small
Old World Swallowtail 28
Papilio machaon
Small
Silvery Blue 53
Glaucopsyche lygdamus
Small
Northern Crescent 54
Phyciodes cocyta
Small
White Admiral 54
Limenitis arthemis arthemis
Sara Orangetip
Anthocharis sara
Small
Green Comma 17
Polygonia faunus
Small
Lucia Azure 55
Celastrina lucia
Small
Western White 56
Pontia occidentalis
Alaskan Fritillary
Boloria alaskensis
Hoary Elfin
Callophrys polios
Small
Theano Alpine 57
Erebia pawloskii
Small
Anicia Checkerspot 58
Euphydryas anicia
Small
Boreal Arctic 59
Oeneis bore hanburyi
Small
White-veined Arctic 60
Oeneis bore taygete
Small
Alaskan Old World Swallowtail 60
Papilio machaon aliaska
Small
California White 61
Pontia sisymbrii beringiensis

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