North American Butterflies and Moths List

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Butterflies of North America

Butterflies of Freeborn County, Minnesota


Species denoted with an asterisk (*) are unconfirmed or dubious records.

    Whites and Sulphurs (Family Pieridae)

    Sulphurs (Subfamily Coliadinae)


    Gossamer-wing Butterflies (Family Lycaenidae)

    Hairstreaks (Subfamily Theclinae)

    Blues (Subfamily Polyommatinae)


    Brush-footed Butterflies (Family Nymphalidae)

    Snouts (Subfamily Libytheinae)

    Satyrs (Subfamily Satyrinae)


    Skippers (Family Hesperiidae)

    Spread-wing Skippers (Subfamily Pyrginae)

    Grass Skippers (Subfamily Hesperiinae)

    • Sachem -- (Atalopedes campestris)


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