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Monarch

Danaus plexippus

Description:

Orange wings with black veins, double row of white spots on black wing borders, on hindwings of males specialized scales form a black spot along a vein.

Habitat:

Open field next to a large lake.

Notes:

Prince Edward Point National Wildlife Area, Prince Edward County, Ontario, Canada.

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2 Comments

Greg Shchepanek
Greg Shchepanek a year ago

Thank you Sukanya, they are a beautiful larger butterfly here and are great to see during migration in large numbers.

SukanyaDatta
SukanyaDatta a year ago

Lovely shot. I would so love to see one. We donot have these in India.

Greg Shchepanek
Spotted by
Greg Shchepanek

Prince Edward, Ontario, Canada

Spotted on Oct 11, 2019
Submitted on Oct 12, 2019

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