Nature is wonderful, as are all the creatures within it - not least the flying ones. The beautiful animated image below will allow you to discover no less than 42 different species of North American butterflies. Bookmark this page and use it to identify butterflies you meet! Or just because it's so pretty... You can also see some really rare butterflies right here.
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Although there are hundreds upon hundreds of North American butterfly species, the 42 you're about to see in the animated image below are just about the most beautiful of all. The artist that created the image below used the "Butterflies of North America" by Jim P. Brock and Ken Kaufman as his main source of information.