The pages in these galleries are organized taxonomically, according to family, subfamily, and species. Clicking on any of the links above will bring you to a page for the corresponding butterfly family. On these family pages you'll find thumbnails for each species which provide access to the corresponding species pages. On each of these species pages you'll find a selection of images, and a link to the corresponding Butterflies of Canada page which provides descriptive information.
These galleries include all of the species found in the Maritimes , with the exception of a few infrequent migrants. The species lists are derived from a number of sources listed on thereferences page.