Butterfly wing colors can be quite different when viewing the upperside (top) of the wing versus the underside of the wing. On this page we’ll help you identify butterflies with variations of black coloration and unique patterns on the tops of their wings. Select a butterfly to see more pictures, descriptions, and the host plants they need to lay eggs.
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- Black butterflies with wings closed (underside of wing)
- See which butterflies fly in your area by using the Zip Code finder (above)