Butterflies (Rhopalocera), others

Wildlife photos of more than 30 species of Rhopalocera (for Nymphalidae see other section) taken in South America, Europe and North America.
Europe Show this continent only
1 Colias croceus Clouded yellow
Colias croceus
1 Gonepteryx cleopatra Cleopatra
Gonepteryx cleopatra
3 Gonepteryx rhamni Common brimstone
Gonepteryx rhamni
2 Heteropterus morpheus Large chequered skipper
Heteropterus morpheus
3 Iphiclides sp.
Iphiclides sp.
2 Leptotes pirithous Lang's short-tailed blue
Leptotes pirithous
3 Lycaena dispar Large copper
Lycaena dispar
1 Lycaena helle Violet copper
Lycaena helle
3 Lycaena virgaureae Scarce copper
Lycaena virgaureae
2 Ochlodes sylvanus Large skipper
Ochlodes sylvanus
3 Papilio machaon Old World swallowtail
Papilio machaon
Show more
North America Show this continent only
3 Papilio polyxenes Black swallowtail
Papilio polyxenes
2 Thymelicus lineola Essex skipper
Thymelicus lineola
South America Show this continent only
1 Ancyluris meliboeus Meliboeus Swordtail
Ancyluris meliboeus
3 Ascia monuste Great southern white
Ascia monuste
1 Eurema sp.
Eurema sp.
1 Gen. et sp. indet. 1
Gen. et sp. indet. 1
2 Gen. et sp. indet. 2
Gen. et sp. indet. 2
3 Heliopetes sp.
Heliopetes sp.
3 Heraclides astyalus Broad-banded Swallowtail
Heraclides astyalus
3 Heraclides hectorides
Heraclides hectorides
2 Heraclides sp. 1
Heraclides sp. 1
2 Heraclides sp. 2
Heraclides sp. 2
1 Parides anchises Anchises cattleheart
Parides anchises
Show more
Learn more

European Butterflies and Moths

Butterflies of Americas: Butterflies of America

Butterflies of South America:Butterflies of the Amazon & Andes

Butterflies and Moths of Brazil: Borboletas e mariposas