Browse All Species

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.

Anatrytone potosiensis Potosi Skipper
Ancylis discigerana Yellow Birch Leaffolder Moth
Ancylis muricana Red-headed Ancylis
Ancylis nubeculana Little Cloud
Ancyloxypha arene Tropical Least Skipper
Ancyloxypha numitor Least Skipper
Androloma disparata Disparate Forester
Andropolia contacta Canadian Giant
Anicla illapsa Snowy Dart
Anicla infecta Green Cutworm Moth
Anicla lubricans Slippery Dart
Anisochoria bacchus Northern Snout-Skipper
Anisota consularis Consular oakworm moth
Anisota oslari Oslar's oakworm moth
Anisota peigleri Peigler's oakworm moth
Anisota senatoria Orange-tipped oakworm moth
Anisota stigma Spiny oakworm moth
Anisota virginiensis Pink-striped oakworm moth
Anomis erosa Yellow Scallop Moth
Anteos clorinde White Angled-Sulphur
Anteos maerula Yellow Angled-Sulphur
Antepione thisoaria Variable Antipione
Antepirrhoe semiatrata Black-banded Carpet Moth
Anteros carausius Carousing Anteros
Anthanassa argentea Chestnut Crescent
Anthanassa atronia Brown Crescent
Anthanassa drusilla Orange-patched Crescent
Anthanassa frisia Cuban Crescent
Anthanassa ptolyca Black Crescent
Anthanassa sitalces Montane Crescent
Anthanassa texana Texan Crescent
Anthanassa tulcis Tulcis Crescent
Antheraea oculea Oculea silkmoth
Antheraea polyphemus Polyphemus moth
Anthocharis cethura Desert Orangetip
Anthocharis julia Southern Rocky Mountain Orangetip
Anthocharis midea Falcate Orangetip
Anthocharis sara Pacific Orangetip
Anthocharis stella Stella Orangetip
Anthocharis thoosa Southwestern Orangetip
Anthoptus epictetus Trailside Skipper
Antiblemma rufinans Live Oak Antiblemma
Anticarsia gemmatalis Velvetbean Caterpillar Moth
Anticlea multiferata Many-lined Carpet
Anticlea vasiliata Variable Carpet
Antigonus emorsa White Spurwing
Antigonus nearchus Large Spurwing
Antillea pelops Antillean Crescent
Aon noctuiformis Aon Moth
Apamea amputatrix Yellow-headed Cutworm Moth
Apamea cariosa Nondescript Dagger Moth
Apamea cogitata Thoughtful Apamea
Apamea devastator Glassy Cutworm
Apamea helva Yellow Three-spot
Apamea indocilis Ignorant Apamea
Apamea inficita Lined Quaker
Apamea lignicolora Wood-colored Apamea
Apamea nigrior Black-dashed Apamea
Apamea niveivenosa Snowy-veined Apamea
Apamea occidens Western Apamea
Apamea plutonia Dusky Apamea
Apamea sordens finitima Bordered Apamea
Apamea spaldingi Spalding's Apamea
Apamea unanimis Small Clouded Brindle
Apamea vulgaris Common Apamea
Apamea vultuosa Airy Apamea
Apantesis nais Nais Tiger Moth
Apantesis phalerata Harnessed Moth
Apantesis vittata Banded Tiger Moth
Apatelodes torrefacta Spotted Apatelodes Moth
Apaustus gracilis Delicate Skipper
Aphomia sociella Bee Moth
Aphomia terrenella Terrenella Bee Moth
Aphrissa neleis Pink-spot Sulphur
Aphrissa orbis Orbed Sulphur
Aphrissa statira Statira Sulphur
Aplocera plagiata Treble-bar Moth
Apoda biguttata Shagreened Slug Moth
Apoda rectilinea Rectilinea Slug Moth
Apoda y inversum Yellow-collared Slug Moth
Apodemia chisosensis Chisos Metalmark
Apodemia duryi Mexican Metalmark
Apodemia hepburni Hepburn's Metalmark
Apodemia mejicanus Sonoran Metalmark
Apodemia mormo Mormon Metalmark
Apodemia multiplaga Narrow-winged Metalmark
Apodemia nais Nais Metalmark
Apodemia palmeri Palmer's Metalmark
Apodemia phyciodoides Crescent Metalmark
Apodemia virgulti Behr's Metalmark
Apodemia walkeri Walker's Metalmark
Apotomis capreana Sallow Apotomis Moth
Apotomis deceptana Deceptive Apotomis
Apotomis funerea Funereal Apotomis Moth
Apotomis removana Green Aspen Leafroller
Appias drusilla Florida White
Apyrrothrix araxes Dull Firetip
Arachnis picta Painted Tiger Moth
Arawacus jada Creamy Stripestreak
Arawacus leucogyna Leucogyna Hairstreak
Arawacus sito Fine-lined Hairstreak
Arawacus togarna Togarna Hairstreak
Archaeoprepona demophon One-spotted Prepona
Archaeoprepona demophoon Two-spotted Prepona
Archanara oblonga Oblong Sedge Borer Moth
Archiearis infans The Infant
Archips argyrospila Fruit-tree Leafroller Moth
Archips cerasivorana Ugly-nest Caterpillar Moth
Archips dissitana Boldy-marked Archips
Archips fervidana Oak Webworm Moth
Archips infumatana Smoked Leafroller
Archips negundana Large Boxelder Leafroller Moth
Archips packardiana Spring Spruce Needle Moth
Archips semiferana Oak Leafroller Moth
Archips strianus Striated Tortrix Moth
Archonias brassolis Cattleheart White
Arctia caja Garden Tiger Moth or Great Tiger Moth
Argyresthia conjugella Apple Fruit Moth
Argyresthia oreasella Cherry Shoot Borer
Argyresthia thuiella Arborvitae Leafminer Moth
Argyria auratella Curve-lined Argyria
Argyria critica Straight-lined Argyria
Argyria lacteella Milky Urola Moth