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Wisconsin Butterflies

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Wisconsin Butterflies is a comprehensive butterfly field guide, perfect for everyone from the beginning nature lover to the seasoned butterfly watcher.

Wisconsin Butterflies includes all butterfly species ever reported from Wisconsin, including strays that only rarely flutter through the state. As most species in Wisconsin are also found in neighboring states, the application is also a useful guide for other areas in the upper Midwest.


- Includes all 157 butterfly species ever reported from Wisconsin
- Useful for other states in the upper Midwest too -- includes nearly all their common species
- Over 700 full-color images of butterflies in the field -- no dead, pinned specimens
- Each species includes a detailed description, including notes on similar species, flight times, and abundance
- Easy-to-read charts showing what time of year each butterfly is likely to be seen

Descriptions and photographs are provided by, one of the most detailed state-level resources in the country for butterfly enthusiasts.