*The Monarch Butterfly is known by
scientists as Danuas Plexippus which in
literarlly means “Sleepy Transformation”.
*Adult Monarchs possess two pair of brilliant
orange-reddish wings,featuring black veins
and white spots along the edges.
*Each adult butterfly lives only for about
four to five weeks,their wingspan is about
four inches,and they weigh less than half
• The Definite
with orange spots.
• Their life cycle
flight is from
• Their habitat is in
• The Compton Tortoishell has broad,ragged wings.Above
rich rust brown at base,blending into yellow gold crescents.
• Their habitats are clearings and tracks and dense
deciduous woodlands and also canyons and river courses.
• Their main ranges include subarctic Alaska and Canada
south to Oregon,Colorado,and mountains of Missouri and
*Giant Swallowtail is a very large long spoon shaped t
has a yellow center.
Their habitat includes sunny,open areas,forest edges,
Glades,roads,rivers,and citrus groves.
Their flight is year round from May-June and August-
September broods farther North.
*The Melissa Blue is on the
endangered species list.
*Their flight includes broods
of 2-3 in spring to autumn
depending upon latitude.
*Their range differs from
central Alberta and
*Their habitat includes
prairie in the west and
pine-oak barrens in the
*Dark-gray brown above hazy darker band
*Habitat is The Fatal Metalmark is usually
dull Chaparral canyons beside rivers within
*Their range includes S. California and Baja
California through N. Mexico, east through
Arizona to E. Texas.
•The tawny emperor has a
rich orange and brown
color with yellow spots in
usually darker tips.
•You could usually find
these butterflies in places
like woodlands and in
The Phoebus Parnassian has a wingspan of about 2 3/8-” which is
About (60-75 mm).They usually live around the tundra areas or on
Mountains at low latitudes and/or lowlands in high arctic altitudes.
Usually there antennae is black ringed with white ,with hind wings
almost as long and broad as fore wing.
*The Florida Duskywing is fairly large,
with long wings,mostly brown with inner
half dark chocolate brown.
*Both male and female have glassy white
or greenish white spots.
*Their main habitat is
gardens and open spaces.
*Both sexes of the Ruddy Copper are nearly
white to pale yellow.
*Female Ruddy Copper may resemble female
*They brood with only 1 from July-August.
*The Chiricahua White
female has deep
orange or brick red
with the same pattern
of black and
*They usually fly from
*Their habitat is
mountains pine and
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