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"evolution is written on the wings of butterflies"
Charles Darwin
Welcome is a global online community for people interested in the study of butterflies and moths. We offer one place for all lepidopterists, entomologists, academics, conservationists and enthusiasts to come together and share their ideas, experiences, thoughts, questions and comments on this fascinating subject.


We welcome anyone with an interest in butterflies and moths, whether professional or amateur, from anywhere in the world. Our aim is to create a vibrant community of like minded people with a passion for Lepidoptera.

Thank you for your interest in our growing community. Please feel free to explore both the Forum and Species sections and perhaps consider joining us. Its free and always will be!