- 2 wings are gained from harvesting Monarch Butterflies.
- There is a place where many can be found. The Blue Palace is built over an island. At the far west point of that island is a little encampment among some unnamed standing stones. Many monarch and blue butterflies spawn there. It is west-northwest of Folgunthur.
- An abundance of Butterflies can be found at Autumnshade Clearing.
- Wherever there are flowers (Lavender, Tundra Cotton, etc.) there are bound to be some butterflies on or near the flowers.
- Sometimes for sale in Alchemist shops.
- Can be found in Apothecary's Satchels.
- Small chance to appear on Falmer.
- One behind the Alchemy Lab in Alftand.
- Main article: Potions (Skyrim)
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- The harvested Butterfly Wings are different from those on the Monarch Butterfly; the wings on the butterfly itself are pointed the wrong way, while the harvested ingredient are situated the right way.
- The Monarch Butterfly Wings in the game have "swallowtails," a feature that the real-world Monarch Butterflies do not have.