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Butterflies of Mexico, USA & Canada
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Papilionidae | Pieridae | Lycaenidae | Riodinidae | Nymphalidae | Hesperiidae
Lycaenidae: Theclinae, Lycaeninae, Polyommatinae; & Riodinidae
This part of the website deals with Mexico, the United States and Canada. The family names above link to Thumbnail galleries enabling you to access full size images and detailed articles about the biology of each species.
Theclinae

Erora carla

Chalybs janias

Cyanophrys herodotus

Chlorostrymon simaethis

Callophrys gryneus

Callophrys affinis

Satyrium saepium

Satyrium titus

Satyrium behrii

Satyrium semiluna

Strymon melinus

Strymon mulucha

Gargina gargophia

Gargina gnosia

Contrafacia imma

Ostrinotes halciones

Ministrymon leda

Ministrymon zilda

Rekoa palegon

Rekoa meton

 Arawacus jada

Polyommatinae

 

Plebejus idas

Plebejus idas

Zizula cyna

Glaucopsyche lygdamus

Hemiargus ceraunus

Everes amyntula

Icaricia saepiolus

Icaricia icarioides

Icaricia icarioides

Echinargus isola

Brephidium exilis

Celastrina neglecta

 

Lycaeninae

 

Lycaena hyllus

Lycaena epixanthe

Lycaena nivalis

Lycaena editha

Lycaena rubidus

Lycaena helloides

 

Riodinidae

 

Apodemia nais

Apodemia mormo

Emesis ares

 

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