Butterflies of Oregon


Brush-footed Butterflies (Nymphalidae)


Admirals and Relatives (Limenitidinae)
California Sister (Adelpha bredowii)
Lorquin’s Admiral (Limenitis lorquini)
Viceroy (Limenitis archippus)
Weidemeyer’s Admiral (Limenitis weidemeyerii)


Longwings (Heliconiinae)
Callippe Fritillary (Speyeria callippe)
Coronis Fritillary (Speyeria coronis)
Great Basin Fritillary (Speyeria egleis)
Great Spangled Fritillary (Speyeria cybele)
Hydaspe Fritillary (Speyeria hydaspe)
Meadow Fritillary (Boloria bellona)
Mormon Fritillary (Speyeria mormonia)
Northwestern Fritillary (Speyeria hesperis)
Pacific Fritillary (Boloria epithore)
Silver-bordered Fritillary (Boloria selene)
Variegated Fritillary (Euptoieta claudia)
Zerene Fritillary (Speyeria zerene)


Milkweed Butterflies (Danainae)
Monarch (Danaus plexippus)
Queen (Danaus gilippus)


True Brushfoots (Nymphalinae)
American Lady (Vanessa virginiensis)
California Crescent (Phyciodes orseis)
California Tortoiseshell (Nymphalis californica)
Common Buckeye (Junonia coenia)
Compton Tortoiseshell (Nymphalis vaualbum)
Edith’s Checkerspot (Euphydryas editha)
European Peacock (Inachis io)
Field Crescent (Phyciodes pulchellus)
Gillette’s Checkerspot (Euphydryas gillettii)
Gray Comma (Polygonia progne)
Green Comma (Polygonia faunus)
Hoary Comma (Polygonia gracilis)
Hoffmann’s Checkerspot (Chlosyne hoffmanni)
Leanira Checkerspot (Thessalia leanira)
Milbert’s Tortoiseshell (Aglais milberti)
Mourning Cloak (Nymphalis antiopa)
Mylitta Crescent (Phyciodes mylitta)
Northern Checkerspot (Chlosyne palla)
Northern Crescent (Phyciodes cocyta)
Painted Lady (Vanessa cardui)
Pale Crescent (Phyciodes pallida)
Red Admiral (Vanessa atalanta)
Sagebrush Checkerspot (Chlosyne acastus)
Satyr Comma (Polygonia satyrus)
Variable Checkerspot (Euphydryas chalcedona)
West Coast Lady (Vanessa annabella)


Parnassians and Swallowtails (Papilionidae)


Parnassians (Parnassiinae)
Clodius Parnassian (Parnassius clodius)
Rocky Mountain Parnassian (Parnassius smintheus)


Swallowtails (Papilioninae)
Anise Swallowtail (Papilio zelicaon)
Indra Swallowtail (Papilio indra)
Old World Swallowtail (Papilio machaon)
Pale Swallowtail (Papilio eurymedon)
Pipevine Swallowtail (Battus philenor)
Two-tailed Swallowtail (Papilio multicaudata)
Western Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio rutulus)


Skippers (Hesperiidae)


Spread-wing Skippers (Pyrginae)
Afranius Duskywing (Erynnis afranius)
Common Checkered-Skipper (Pyrgus communis)
Common Sootywing (Pholisora catullus)
Dreamy Duskywing (Erynnis icelus)
Mexican Cloudywing (Thorybes mexicana)
Mohave Sootywing (Hesperopsis libya)
Northern Cloudywing (Thorybes pylades)
Northern White-Skipper (Heliopetes ericetorum)
Pacuvius Duskywing (Erynnis pacuvius)
Persius Duskywing (Erynnis persius)
Propertius Duskywing (Erynnis propertius)
Silver-spotted Skipper (Epargyreus clarus)
Two-banded Checkered-Skipper (Pyrgus ruralis)
Western Cloudywing (Thorybes diversus)But