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Danaus plexippus cocoon - Monarch butterfly


Bright green with gold leaf dots


Fields, meadows, urban, suburban, wide range of habitat


Caterpillar stage likes to eat milkweed. Emerges from cocoon as a Monarch Butterfly.

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kelly.quirk 7 years ago


Maize, Kansas, USA

Lat: 37.77, Long: -97.46

Spotted on Sep 10, 2010
Submitted on Oct 25, 2010

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