S. Okanagan Butterflies

Butterfly Checklist For The South Okanagan and Similkameen and Adjacent Highlands.
This list was compiled using the species distribution maps found in Butterflies of British Columbia by Crispin S. Guppy and Jon H. Shepard.

Clodius Apollo
Parnassius clodius altaurus
Rocky Mountain Apollo
Parnassius smintheus magnus
2665803331 31f1e84c1d m
Anise Swallowtail 1
Papilio zelicaon
3569720678 180beffc0b m
Canadian Tiger Swallowtail 2
Papilio canadensis
Small
Two-tailed Swallowtail 3
Papilio multicaudatus pusillus
Small
Pale Swallowtail 4
Papilio eurymedon
96255 orig
Becker’s White 5
Pontia beckerii
15438988755 0c62faa89b m
Baird's Swallowtail 6
Papilio machaon bairdii
3507770476 afd6193429 m
Western Tiger Swallowtail 7
Papilio rutulus
4484616738 b282a88c68 m
Pine White 8
Neophasia menapia
Spring White
Pontia sisymbrii flavitincta
Western White
Pontia occidentalis occidentalis
Margined White
Pieris marginalis reicheli
Small
Cabbage White 9
Pieris rapae rapae
Large Marble
Euchloe ausonides mayi
49839 orig
Desert Marble 10
Euchloe lotta
Small
Clouded Sulphur 3
Colias philodice eriphyle
6137123754 e9e5000c4a m
Orange Sulphur 11
Colias eurytheme
Arctic Sulphur
Colias nastes streckeri
Small
Pink-edged Sulphur 12
Colias interior
Blue Copper
Lycaena heteronea heteronea
1176990084 c00a235acb m
Purplish Copper 13
Lycaena helloides
Lilac-bordered Copper
Lycaena nivalis browni
Reakirt’s Copper
Lycaena mariposa mariposa
Reakirt’s Copper
Lycaena mariposa penroseae
Coral Hairstreak
Satyrium titus immaculosus
Behr’s Hairstreak
Satyrium behrii columbia
Small
Half moon Hairstreak 14
Satyrium semiluna
Immaculate Green Hairstreak
Callophrys affinis washingtonia
Sheridan’s Hairstreak
Callophrys sheridanii newcomeri
Grey Hairsteak
Strymon melinus setonia
Small
Western Tailed Blue 15
Cupido amyntula amyntula
Small
Square-spotted Blue 16
Euphilotes glaucon
Arrowhead Blue
Glaucopsyche piasus toxeuma
Silvery blue
Glaucopsyche lygdamus columbia
Northern Blue
Plebejus idas atrapraetextus
Anna’s Blue
Plebejus anna ricei
Melissa’s Blue
Plebejus melissa melissa
5871346389 5b2c9105c0 m
Satyr Anglewing 17
Polygonia satyrus
Green Comma
Polygonia faunus rusticus
Oreas Anglewing
Polygonia oreas threatfuli
Small
California Tortoiseshell 18
Nymphalis californica
Mourning Cloak
Nymphalis antiopa antiopa
Milbert’s Tortoiseshell
Aglais milberti milberti
Small
Painted Lady 19
Vanessa cardui
3038721288 379ecf2cb0 m
West Coast Lady 17
Vanessa annabella
663826904 42de91e8b2 m
Red Admiral 20
Vanessa atalanta rubria
Zerene Fritillary
Speyeria zerene picta
Callippe Fritillary
Speyeria callippe semivirida
Atlantis Fritillary
Speyeria atlantis hollandi
Northwestern Fritillary
Speyeria hesperis beani
Mormon Fritillary
Speyeria mormonia opis
Mormon Fritillary
Speyeria mormonia erinna
Silver-bordered Fritillary
Boloria selene atrocostalis
Meadow Fritillary
Boloria bellona toddi
Freija Fritillary
Boloria freija freija
Arctic Fritillary
Boloria chariclea rainieri
Arctic Fritillary
Boloria chariclea grandis
Mylitta Crescent
Phyciodes mylitta mylitta
Colon Checkerspot
Euphydryas colon colon
Anicia Checkerspot
Euphydryas anicia hopfingeri
Edith’s Checkerspot
Euphydryas editha beani
Viceroy
Limenitis archippus idaho
Common Woodnymph
Cercyonis pegala ariane
14669266118 a133422630 m
Small Woodnymph 6
Cercyonis oetus phocus
9302342823 d98cf8319c m
Vidler’s Alpine 22
Erebia vidleri
Common Alpine
Erebia epipsodea epipsodea
69705 260 190
Macoun’s Arctic 21
Oeneis macounii
Small
Chryxus Arctic 3
Oeneis chryxus chryxus
2972095940 9bc2608e00 m
Monarch 23
Danaus plexippus
2227298399 db62bfc6c1 m
Northern Cloudywing 5
Thorybes pylades
Small
Dreamy Duskywing 24
Erynnis icelus
2229200138 a933dd7039 m
Pacuvius Duskywing 25
Erynnis pacuvius
5843855642 9ae18cfbc8 m
Persius Duskywing 25
Erynnis persius
9717007473 bbcc4300d3 m
Grizzled Skipper 26
Pyrgus centaureae
Common Sootywing
Pholisora catullus
240px carterocephalus palaemon1
Arctic Skipper 28
Carterocephalus palaemon
7625483418 eef6f5b436 m
Garita Skipperling 29
Oarisma garita
97115 orig
Juba Skipper 30
Hesperia juba
Small
Common Branded Skipper 31
Hesperia comma
4581958579 10e8834c8f m
Western Branded Skipper 25
Hesperia colorado
Small
Nevada Skipper 32
Hesperia nevada
4539162418 83ca36d6ff m
Sandhill Skipper 30
Polites sabuleti
2231529635 4e9a157a37 m
Sonoran Skipper 25
Polites sonora
2231516155 cc3f0bdc93 m
Tawny-edged Skipper 33
Polites themistocles
1415435526 23c6b6a3f3 m
Woodland Skipper 34
Ochlodes sylvanoides
3763942725 b35eee2e90 m
Common Roadside-Skipper 35
Amblyscirtes vialis
Small
Lorquin's Admiral 36
Limenitis lorquini
Small
Common Ringlet 37
Coenonympha tullia
5740726849 f616a34086 m
Northern Checkerspot 38
Chlosyne palla
32876 orig
Pale Crescent 21
Phyciodes pallida
14536499773 c8610fbcf9 m
Great Basin Wood-Nymph 6
Cercyonis sthenele
5087051963 fd6eb38a18 m
Field Crescent 39
Phyciodes pulchella
2223200727 092f56be93 m
Hydaspe Fritillary 5
Speyeria hydaspe
4797044264 7a5a945e91 m
Pearl Crescent 40
Phyciodes tharos
427376371 2198a968df m
Zerene Fritillary 41
Speyeria zerene
240px compton tortoiseshell, temagami
Compton Tortoiseshell 42
Nymphalis l-album

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