Common Grey Butterflies
Far from being drab, grey is the perfect color for a butterfly’s wings when viewed from the side. With grey as a background color, wing markings and patterns help identify butterflies as in the Bronze Copper butterfly pictured below.
Grey Butterfly (Closed Wings) Photo Comparisons, Species, and Facts
Use the side-by-side image comparisons below to identify over 12 grey butterflies. Click on a photo to see additional photos of that butterfly as well as images of the butterfly’s eggs, caterpillars, chrysalises, flight range maps, and more.