A Pocket Guide to Butterflies of The Maritimes

The new edition is now in stock!

Available by mail for $15 each + shipping

Normally, shipping will be a flat $3 regardless of how many copies you order ( for shipping to points outside Canada, please contact me for a quote ).

Additional discounts may apply for larger orders.

Full details are available on my Butterflies of the Maritimes website.


  • Fully laminated to make it Lightweight, Durable and Weatherproof. Take it anywhere!

  • Includes both English and French common names ( as well as Scientific names )

  • 87 Species ( ranging from common to rare )

  • over 200 natural-pose field images, now with distracting backgrounds removed!

  • Dorsal/Ventral views *

  • Separate images of Male/Female as well as Seasonal/Regional variants *

  • Flight season charts

  • Size and Status indications for each species

  • Accordion fold opens to show entire families at a glance. No need to flip pages back and forth to compare related species.

  • Measures ~ 4"x10" when folded, opens to ~28"x10"

  • Smaller butterflies ( Skippers and Lycaenids ) are on one side while larger butterflies ( Swallowtails, Pierids and Nymphalids ) are on the other

* where appropriate

This guide includes virtually all the Butterfly species you are likely to see anywhere in the Maritimes.

For additional details and a sample preview, please visit my Butterflies of the Maritimes website.

Below is a quick photo of the new edition to show the new layout.

This short video will give you a better idea of what the guide looks like...