This website is intended to be a helpful guide to the Butterflies of the Maritime Provinces of Canada.
Many of the species featured here can also be found in other parts of Canada and the USA.
Each butterfly species has its own web page, and these pages are organized by family. You can get to these pages in several ways:
If you're unfamiliar with the wide range of butterflies found in Eastern Canada, you might want to start at the View Butterfly Families page. This will give you an idea of how the butterflies are classified, but feel free to dive in anywhere!
This site is a work in progress, and new photos and information will be added as it becomes available.
For my Ontario website, please follow this link:Butterflies of Ontario
For my Quebec website, please follow this link:Butterflies of Quebec