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Monarch

Danaus plexippus

Notes:

In North America, millions of Monarchs migrate annually over a distance of 2000 miles ( 3200km ) between their breeding territories in Canada and their southern over-wintering grounds in Mexico. Tagging of individual butterflies has proven that they regularly cover distances of up to 1100 miles in just a few days.

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Aarongunnar
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Aarongunnar

Wisconsin, USA

Spotted on Sep 4, 2015
Submitted on Oct 18, 2016

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