About Us

With over 20,000 species all over the world, it is not always easy to recognize a butterfly species on sight. Their playful flight patterns don’t help the case either. So, here you can check out complete profiles for thousands of butterflies to make it easier to identify the one you may have seen in your garden. Browse through and find out about all the common butterflies, their caterpillars, and pupas.

Who are we?

Toby Vaughn

Toby Vaughn Toby Vaughn is a butterfly addict with a degree in ecology.  She has been studying the migration patterns of North American monarchs for over 10 years and is considered an expert on the subject. .
Idan Bar

Idan BaranesIdan Bar is a true Environmental activist and web developer. After traveling to many butterfly farms around the world and spending more than five years researching these delicate creatures, he has become an expert in the field. He hopes to use this knowledge to help protect butterflies and their habitats from destruction.

Purpose of www.butterflyidentification.com

We are passionate about butterflies. This site is devoted to the exquisite being known as the ‘Butterfly’ – nature’s winged jewel – and to those who appreciate and admire them. With the countless butterfly enthusiasts in mind, our goal is to provide comprehensive information from A-Z, starting from identifying a butterfly, understanding its behavior, to preserving its habitat and learning about various butterfly species. We seek your support, as we aspire to be the premier butterfly identification resource on the internet.

Editorial Policy

Our publications are based on verified knowledge. The content of our articles remains unbiased, regardless of any external endorsements or advertisements.

Funding Sources

butterflyidentification.com has Maintenance website costs (Hosting, Web Designe, Fixing Technical Errors & More) , we receives revenues from Google Adsense & Ezoic Platforms to cover it.