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Monarch butterfly

Danaus plexippus

Description:

Males have wings that are orange with black margins with white spots. Black veins. The underside is seen in pic 2. The female is more yellowish-orange. Wingspan 8.6-10.5 cm

Habitat:

Spotted nectaring on lantana at the National Butterfly Center in Mission, Texas.

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2 Comments

Brian38
Brian38 8 months ago

Thank you, IrinaSh.

IrinaSh
IrinaSh 8 months ago

Beautiful photos!!

Brian38
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Brian38

Mission, Texas, United States

Spotted on Nov 12, 2020
Submitted on Dec 17, 2020

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