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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. There are 7266 species in the list, given the filter settings.
Melittia cucurbitae Squash Vine Borer
Melittia gloriosa Glorious Squash Vine Borer
Mellilla xanthometata Orange Wing Moth
Memphis echemus Chestnut Leafwing
Memphis eurypyle Pointed Leafwing
Memphis forreri Forrer's Leafwing
Memphis glycerium Angled Leafwing
Memphis intermedia Bahaman Leafwing
Memphis pithyusa Pale-spotted Leafwing
Meroptera cviatella Poplar Bud Borer Moth
Mesoleuca gratulata Half-white Carpet Moth
Mesoleuca ruficillata White-ribboned Carpet Moth
Mesophleps adustipennis Soybean Webworm Moth
Mesosemia lamachus Purple-washed Eyed-Metalmark
Mesothea incertata Day Emerald
Mestra amymone Common Mestra
Metalectra discalis Common Fungus Moth
Metalectra quadrisignata Four-spotted Fungus Moth
Metalectra richardsi Richard's Fungus Moth
Metalectra tantillus Black Fungus Moth
Metanema determinata Dark Metanema
Metanema inatomaria Pale Metanema
Metaponpneumata rogenhoferi Metaponpneumata Moth
Metarranthis hypochraria Common Metarranthis
Metarranthis indeclinata Pale Metarranthis
Metarranthis obfirmaria Yellow-washed Metarranthis
Metaxaglaea australis Southern Sallow Moth
Metaxaglaea inulta Unsated Sallow
Metaxaglaea semitaria Footpath Sallow
Metaxaglaea viatica Roadside Sallow
Metendothenia separatana Pink-washed Leafroller Moth
Metria amella Live Oak Metria Moth
Metzneria lappella Burdock Seedhead Moth
Micrathetis triplex Triplex Cutworm Moth
Microcrambus biguttellus Gold-stripe Grass-veneer Moth
Microcrambus elegans Elegant Grass-veneer
Microtheoris ophionalis Yellow-veined Moth
Microtheoris vibicalis Whip-marked Snout Moth
Micrurapteryx salicifoliella Willow Leafblotch Miner Moth
Mimoides phaon Variable Swallowtail
Mimoides thymbraeus White-crescent Swallowtail
Mimoschinia rufofascialis Rufous-banded Crambid Moth
Ministrymon azia Gray Ministreak
Ministrymon clytie Clytie Ministreak
Ministrymon leda Leda Ministreak
Ministrymon una Pale Ministreak
Misogada unicolor Drab Prominent
Mnasicles geta Violet-frosted Skipper
Mnasilus allubita Butler's Skipper
Mocis disseverans Yellow Mocis
Mocis latipes Small Mocis
Mocis marcida Withered Mocis
Mocis texana Texas Mocis
Mompha bottimeri Bottimer's Mompha Moth
Mompha eloisella Red-streaked Mompha
Monca crispinus Violet-patched Skipper
Monoleuca semifascia Pin-striped Slug Moth
Monopis crocicapitella Bird Nest Moth
Monopis monachella White-headed Monopis
Moodna ostrinella Darker Moodna Moth
Morpho deidamia Scarce Morpho
Morpho helenor Common Morpho
Morpho polyphemus White Morpho
Morrisonia confusa Confused Woodgrain
Morrisonia evicta Bicolored Woodgrain
Morrisonia latex Fluid Arches
Morrisonia mucens Gray Woodgrain
Mycterophora inexplicata Pale-edged Snout Moth
Mycterophora longipalpata Long-palped Mycterophora Moth
Mylon lassia Bold Mylon
Mylon pelopidas Pale Mylon / Dingy Mylon
Myscelia aracynthia Hispaniolan Bluewing
Myscelia cyananthe Blackened Bluewing
Myscelia cyaniris Whitened Bluewing
Myscelia ethusa Mexican Bluewing
Mythimna unipuncta Armyworm Moth
Nadata gibbosa White-dotted Prominent
Napaea umbra Quilted Metalmark
Nastra julia Julia's Skipper
Nastra lherminier Swarthy Skipper
Nastra neamathla Neamathla Skipper
Natada nasoni Nason's Slug Moth
Nathalis iole Dainty Sulphur
Neargyractis slossonalis Dimorphic Leafcutter Moth
Nedra ramosula Gray Half-Spot
Nelphe carolina Florida Eucereon
Nemapogon granella European Grain Moth
Nematocampa baggettaria Baggett's Spanworm Moth
Nematocampa limbata Filament Bearer
Nematocampa resistaria Horned Spanworm Moth
Nemoria bifilata White-barred Emerald
Nemoria bistriaria Red-fringed Emerald
Nemoria lixaria Red-bordered Emerald
Nemoria mimosaria White-fringed Emerald
Nemoria rubrifrontaria Red-fronted Emerald
Nemoria unitaria Single-lined Emerald
Neoalcis californiaria Brown-lined Looper Moth
Neococytius cluentius Cluentius sphinx
Neogalea sunia Lantana Stick Moth
Neoligia exhausta Exhausted Brocade
Neominois ridingsii Ridings' Satyr
Neominois wyomingo Wyoming Satyr
Neomusotima conspurcatalis Lygodium Defoliator
Neonympha areolatus Georgia Satyr
Neonympha helicta Helicta Satyr
Neonympha mitchellii Mitchell's Satyr
Neophasia menapia Pine White
Neophasia terlooii Chiricahua White
Neoprocris floridana Laurelcherry Smoky Moth
Neotelphusa sequax Crepuscular Rock-rose Moth
Neoxeniades luda Luda Skipper
Nephelodes minians Bronzed Cutworm Moth