Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Happy Pollinator Week: June 21-27, 2021! Butterflies and moths are pollinators of many flowering plants.

Did you know? The Hummingbird Clearwing (Hemaris thysbe) hovers in flight and uses its long tongue to sip nectar from flowers.

Regional Species Checklists

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Moths of Ontario, Canada

The BAMONA database currently includes verified sighting records for 1507 species from this region.

Erebidae Erebid Moths

Euteliidae Euteliid Moths

Nolidae Tuft Moths

Nepticulidae Pygmy Moths or Midget Moths

Tischeriidae Tischeriid Moths

Prodoxidae Yucca Moths

Psychidae Psychids, Bagworm Moths

Gracillariidae Leaf Blotch Miner Moths

Autostichidae Autostichid Moths

Coleophoridae Coleophorid Case-bearers

Momphidae Momphid Moths

Cosmopterigidae Cosmopterigid Moths

Scythrididae Scythridid Moths

Carposinidae Carposinid Moths

Schreckensteiniidae Bristle-legged Moths

Glyphipterigidae Sedge Moths

Plutellidae Plutellid Moths

Yponomeutidae Yponomeutid Moths

Lyonetiidae Lyonetiid Moths

Bucculatricidae Bucculatricid Moths

Galacticidae Galacticid Moths

Ypsolophidae Ypsolophid Moths

Choreutidae Choreuitid Moths

Sesiidae Sesiid Moths

Cossidae Cossid Moths, Carpenter Moths

Tortricidae Tortricid Moths

Regional Species Checklist