Brush-footed Butterflies ( Family Nymphalidae )

The species in this family vary greatly in size, wing shape, and colour, making it difficult to make any general statements about their appearance   

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Snouts ( Subfamily Libytheinae )

Fritillaries ( Subfamily Arginninae )


Checkerspots and Crescents ( Subfamily Melitaeinae )


Anglewings, Tortoiseshells, and Thistle Butterflies ( Subfamily Nymphalinae )

Compton Tortoiseshell
Compton Tortoiseshell
 
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
Milbert's Tortoiseshell
 

 
 
 



 

Admirals ( Subfamily Limenitidae )

Emperors ( Subfamily Apaturinae )


Satyrs, Nymphs, and Arctics ( Subfamily Satyrinae )

Milkweed Butterflies ( Subfamily Danainae )