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					*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
  an once.
• The Definite
  Patch is
  small,above black
  with orange spots.
• Their life cycle
  flight is from
  April-October.
• Their habitat is in
  desert thorn
  scrubs and
  subtropical thorn
  forests.
• 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
  North Carolina.
*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
  western populations.
*Their habitat includes
  JAYLYNN
  meadows,JAYLYNN and
  prairie in the west and
  pine-oak barrens in the
  east.
*Dark-gray brown above hazy darker band
  crosses.
*Habitat is The Fatal Metalmark is usually
  dull Chaparral canyons beside rivers within
  arid regions.
*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
          forests .
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
  Blue Copper.
*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
  yellowish spots.
*They usually fly from
  October-November.
*Their habitat is
  medium elevation
  mountains pine and
  fir forests.
   OUR RESOURCES….
*First we went and searched the web for
  information and pictures of butterflies and
  here they are.
1.Enature.com
2.Worldwildlife.com
3.Yahoo.com
4.Google.com
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*We have shown you the pictures and typed
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