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Below is a list of all species in the Butterflies and Moths of North America database.

Species lists are also available by taxonomy and by region. Use the Search page to find a particular species of interest.

Orthosia garmani Garman's Quaker
Orthosia hibisci Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
Orthosia revicta Subdued Quaker
Orthosia rubescens Ruby Quaker
Orthotaenia undulana Dusky Leafroller
Oruza albocostaliata The White-Edge
Ostrinia nubilalis European Corn Borer Moth
Ostrinia obumbratalis Smartweed Borer Moth
Ostrinotes keila Keila Hairstreak
Oxeoschistus tauropolis Yellow-patched Satyr or Starred Oxeo
Oxycilla malaca Bent-lined Tan Moth
Oxydia cubana Cuban Spanworm Moth
Ozarba aeria Aerial Brown
Paches polla Polla Blue-Skipper
Pachylia ficus Fig sphinx
Pachysphinx modesta Modest sphinx
Pachysphinx occidentalis Big poplar sphinx
Packardia elegans Elegant Tailed Slug Moth
Paectes abrostoloides Large Paectes
Paectes oculatrix Eyed Paectes Moth
Paectes pygmaea Pygmy Paectes
Pagara simplex Mouse-Colored Lichen Moth
Paleacrita merriccata White-spotted Cankerworm Moth
Paleacrita vernata Spring Cankerworm Moth
Palpita flegia Satin White Palpita Moth
Palpita kimballi Kimball's Palpita Moth
Palpita magniferalis Splendid Palpita
Palthis angulalis Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
Palthis asopialis Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
Pandemis limitata Three-lined Leafroller Moth
Pandemis pyrusana Pandemis Leafroller Moth
Pangrapta decoralis Decorated Owlet
Panopoda carneicosta Brown Panopoda
Panopoda repanda Orange Panopoda
Panopoda rufimargo Red-lined Panopoda
Panoquina errans Wandering Skipper
Panoquina evansi Evans' Skipper
Panoquina hecebolus Hecebolus Skipper
Panoquina lucas Purple-washed Skipper
Panoquina ocola Ocola Skipper
Panoquina panoquin Salt Marsh Skipper
Panoquina panoquinoides Obscure Skipper
Panthea acronyctoides Black Zigzag
Panthea furcilla Eastern Panthea
Panthiades bathildis Zebra-striped Hairstreak
Panthiades bitias Bitias Hairstreak
Pantographa limata Linden-Leafroller Moth
Paonias astylus Huckleberry sphinx
Paonias excaecata Blinded sphinx
Paonias myops Small-eyed sphinx
Papaipema arctivorens Northern Burdock Borer Moth
Papaipema astuta Yellow Stoneroot Borer Moth
Papaipema beeriana Blazing Star Borer Moth
Papaipema birdi Umbellifer Borer Moth
Papaipema cataphracta Burdock Borer Moth
Papaipema cerussata Ironweed Borer Moth
Papaipema circumlucens Hop Stalk Borer Moth
Papaipema duplicata Dark Stoneroot Borer Moth
Papaipema furcata Ash Tip Borer Moth
Papaipema impecuniosa Aster Borer Moth
Papaipema inquaesita Sensitive Fern Borer Moth
Papaipema maritima Maritime Sunflower Borer Moth
Papaipema nebris Stalk Borer Moth
Papaipema necopina Sunflower Borer Moth
Papaipema nelita Coneflower Borer Moth
Papaipema polymniae Cup Plant Borer Moth
Papaipema pterisii Bracken Borer Moth
Papaipema rigida Rigid Sunflower Borer Moth
Papaipema rutila Mayapple Borer Moth
Papaipema speciosissima Osmunda Borer Moth
Papilio anchisiades Ruby-spotted Swallowtail
Papilio andraemon Bahaman Swallowtail
Papilio androgeus Androgeus Swallowtail
Papilio appalachiensis Appalachian Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio aristodemus Schaus' Swallowtail
Papilio astyalus Broad-banded Swallowtail
Papilio brevicauda Short-tailed Swallowtail
Papilio canadensis Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio cresphontes Giant Swallowtail
Papilio demoleus demoleus Lime Swallowtail
Papilio eurymedon Pale Swallowtail
Papilio garamus Magnificent Swallowtail
Papilio glaucus Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio indra Indra Swallowtail
Papilio joanae Ozark Swallowtail
Papilio machaon Old World Swallowtail
Papilio multicaudata Two-tailed Swallowtail
Papilio ornythion Ornythion Swallowtail
Papilio palamedes Palamedes Swallowtail
Papilio pelaus Caribbean Swallowtail
Papilio pilumnus Three-tailed Swallowtail
Papilio polyxenes Black Swallowtail
Papilio rogeri Pink-spotted Swallowtail
Papilio rutulus Western Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio thoas Thoas Swallowtail
Papilio troilus Spicebush Swallowtail
Papilio victorinus Victorine Swallowtail
Papilio xuthus Asian Swallowtail
Papilio zelicaon Anise Swallowtail
Paraclemensia acerifoliella Maple leafcutter moth
Parahypenodes quadralis Masked Parahypenodes
Paraleucoptera albella Cottonwood Leafminer Moth
Parallelia bistriaris Maple Looper Moth
Paralobesia liriodendrana Tulip-tree Leaftier Moth
Paralobesia viteana Grape Berry Moth
Paramacera xicaque Pine Satyr
Paranthrene asilipennis Oak Stump Borer Moth
Paranthrene robiniae Western Poplar Clearwing Moth
Paranthrene simulans Hornet Clearwing
Paranthrene tabaniformis Dusky Clearwing
Parapamea buffaloensis Buffalo Moth
Parapediasia teterrella Bluegrass Webworm Moth
Parapoynx allionealis Watermilfoil Leafcutter Moth
Parapoynx obscuralis Obscure Pondweed Moth
Parapoynx seminealis Floating-heart Waterlilly Moth
Parasa chloris Smaller Parasa
Parasa indetermina Stinging Rose Caterpillar Moth
Paratraea plebeja Plebeian sphinx
Paratrytone snowi Snow's Skipper
Parectopa robiniella Locust Digitate Leafminer
Pareuchaetes insulata Yellow-Winged Pareuchaetes
Pareuptychia metaleuca White-banded Satyr
Pareuptychia ocirrhoe White Satyr
Parides alopius White-dotted Cattleheart
Parides childrenae Green-celled Cattleheart
Parides eurimedes Mylotes Cattleheart
Parides montezuma Montezuma's Cattleheart
Parides panares Wedge-spotted Cattleheart
Parides photinus Pink-spotted Cattleheart
Parnassius behrii Sierra Nevada Parnassian
Parnassius clodius Clodius Parnassian
Parnassius eversmanni Eversmann's Parnassian
Parnassius phoebus Phoebus Parnassian
Parnassius smintheus Rocky Mountain Parnassian
Parrhasius m album White-M Hairstreak
Parrhasius moctezuma Mexican-M Hairstreak
Patalene olyzonaria Juniper Geometer
Pediasia trisecta Sod Webworm Moth
Pellicia angra Confused Pellicia
Pellicia arina Glazed Pellicia
Pellicia dimidiata Morning Glory Pellicia
Penestola bufalis Black Penestola Moth
Pennisetia marginata Raspberry Crown Borer Moth
Peoria approximella Carmine Snout Moth
Peoria longipalpella Long-palps Peoria Moth
Pereute charops Darkened White
Perichares philetes Green-backed Ruby-eye
Peridea angulosa Angulose Prominent
Peridea basitriens Oval-based Prominent
Peridea ferruginea Chocolate Prominent
Peridroma saucia Variegated Cutworm Moth
Perigea xanthioides Red Groundling
Perigonia lusca Half-blind sphinx