List of butterflies of Italy

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This is a list of butterflies in the country of Italy.

Hesperiidae – skippers[edit]

Subfamily Hesperiinae
Subfamily Pyrginae
Subfamily Heteropterinae

Papilionidae - swallowtails[edit]

Pieridae – whites[edit]

Subfamily Dismorphiinae
Subfamily Coliadinae
Subfamily Pierinae

Lycaenidae – blues, coppers and hairstreaks[edit]

Subfamily Theclinae
Subfamily Lycaeninae
Subfamily Polyommatinae

Nymphalidae – fritillaries and others[edit]

Subfamily Nymphalinae
Subfamily Melitaeinae
Subfamily Heliconiinae
Subfamily Charaxinae
Subfamily Danainae
  • Plain tiger, Danaus (Anosia) chrysippus (Linnaeus 1758)
Subfamily Apaturinae
Subfamily Libytheinae
Subfamily Limenitidinae
Subfamily Satyrinae