Several regal fritillaries feeding on butterfly weed

    Butterflies and Skippers

    More than 700 species in North America north of Mexico
    Photo of a Cabbage White

    Cabbage White

    Pieris rapae
    image of a Clouded Sulphur on a wildflower

    Clouded Sulphur

    Colias philodice
    photo of a Cloudless Sulphur nectaring on a thistle

    Cloudless Sulphur

    Phoebis sennae
    Photo of a common wood-nymph butterfly

    Common Wood Nymph

    Cercyonis pegala
    Great Spangled Fritillary, Wings Spread, nectaring on milkweed flowers
    Photo of a silvery checkerspot, Wings Folded

    Silvery Checkerspot

    Chlosyne nycteis
    Photo of a Spicebush Swallowtail, Male, Wings Spread

    Spicebush Swallowtail

    Pterourus troilus

See Also

image of Caddisfly on leaf

Caddisflies

Various species in the order Trichoptera
Photo of eastern dobsonfly

Eastern Dobsonfly

Corydalus cornutus