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Monarch caterpillar

Danaus plexippus




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3 Comments

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 3 years ago

I am sorry to hear that it did not make it through pupation. That happens sometimes. Since you know the identity of your organism, please add the scientific name (Danaus plexippus) to make your spotting complete. Thanks!

HazelMarley
HazelMarley 4 years ago

It died during making its cocoon:(

HazelMarley
HazelMarley 4 years ago

It's making silk on its feet and eating a lot. Is it ready to make its cocoon? I have a stick for it when it's ready and some milkweed for it to eat

New York, USA

Lat: 43.88, Long: -73.71

Spotted on Aug 4, 2014
Submitted on Aug 4, 2014

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