Welcome to the Children's Butterfly Site

Despite their small size, butterflies and moths are some of the World's most wondrous animals. Their beauty, seemingly miraculous metamorphosis, and apparently carefree flight all spark our imaginations.

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Zoe is excited about her newest find!
bluebfly.gif Access coloring pages to print and color.
orangebfly.gif Browse Frequently Asked Questions about butterfly and moth appearance, behavior, biology, and more.
greenbfly.gif Learn about the life cycle of butterflies and moths.
yellorangebfly.gif Find links to other web sites with additional information about these fascinating insects.
greenbfly.gif Browse galleries of butterfly and moth photographs from Asia, Western Europe, North America, and Central America.
bluebfly.gif Read or submit stories about butterflies and moths.
turqbfly.gif Discover teaching and learning tools for students, parents, and teachers, including online resources, books, and videos.
orangebfly.gif Find translations of the life cycle overview in Français, Deutsch, Español, Italiano, Nederlands.
greenbfly.gif Kids! Learn more about participating in local field trips and getting a discount on a butterfly collecting kit through the Outernet Project of The Lepidopterists'