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Thunderwing Butterfly
ModelSprite
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BotW
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BotW
Game(s)
Other media
Era(s)Era of the Wilds
Habitat(s)Hyrule Ridge
Gerudo Highlands
Cost(s)Breath of the Wild
10 Rupees
ValueBreath of the Wild
2 Rupees
Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity
2 Rupees
5 Rupees (When sold to Monda)
Special Characteristic(s)Shock Resistance
Making Yellow Dye

Thunderwing Butterflies are recurring Creatures and Items in The Legend of Zelda series.[1][2]

Location and Uses

Breath of the Wild

Hyrule Compendium Entry

069 (069) Thunderwing Butterfly
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Description
This rare butterfly only shows itself when it rains. The organs in its body produce an insulating compound. When made into an elixir, it offers electrical resistance.
Common Locations
Hyrule Ridge
Gerudo Highlands
Hearts Recovered
No restorative effect
Cooking Effects
Shock Resistance

Thunderwing Butterflies can be found flying on Hyrule Ridge and in the Gerudo Highlands and can be caught be sneaking up on them. Beedle also sells Thunderwing Butterflies at Lakeside Stable, Riverside Stable, and Tabantha Bridge Stable. They can be combined with Monster Parts to make an Electro Elixir, which grants Shock Resistance when used.[1] The Kochi Dye Shop can also use Thunderwing Butterflies to create Yellow Dye.

Other Appearances

Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity



Nomenclature

TMC Forest Minish Artwork.png Names in Other Regions TMC Jabber Nut Sprite.png
LanguageNameMeaning
NetherlandsDutchBliksemvlinderLightning butterfly
GermanyGermanZitterflügler 
ItalyItalianFarfalla saettaBolt butterfly
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See Also

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Thunderwing Butterfly
    This rare butterfly only shows itself when it rains. The organs in its body produce an insulating compound. When made into an elixir, it offers electrical resistance.
    " — Inventory (Breath of the Wild)
  2. "Thunderwing Butterfly
    This rare butterfly only shows itself when it rains. The organs in its body produce an insulating compound, providing resistance to electricity.
    " — Spoils (Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity)
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