*The Monarch Butterfly is known by scientists as Danuas Plexippus which in literarlly means Sleepy Transformation. *Adult Monarchs possess two pair of brilliant orange-reddish wings,featuring black veins and white spots along the edges. *Each adult butterfly lives only for about four to five weeks,their wingspan is about four inches,and they weigh less than half an once.
The Definite Patch is small,above black with orange spots. Their life cycle flight is from April-October. Their habitat is in desert thorn scrubs and subtropical thorn forests.
The Compton Tortoishell has broad,ragged wings.Above rich rust brown at base,blending into yellow gold crescents. Their habitats are clearings and tracks and dense deciduous woodlands and also canyons and river courses. Their main ranges include subarctic Alaska and Canada south to Oregon,Colorado,and mountains of Missouri and North Carolina.
* Giant Swallowtail is a very large long spoon shaped that has a yellow center. Their habitat includes sunny,open areas,forest edges, Glades,roads,rivers,and citrus groves. Their flight is year round from May-June and August- September broods farther North.
* The Melissa Blue is on the endangered species list. *Their flight includes broods of 2-3 in spring to autumn depending upon latitude. *Their range differs from central Alberta and western populations. *Their habitat includes JAYLYNN meadows,JAYLYNN and prairie in the west and pine-oak barrens in the east.
* Dark-gray brown above hazy darker band crosses. *Habitat is The Fatal Metalmark is usually dull Chaparral canyons beside rivers within arid regions. *Their range includes S. California and Baja California through N. Mexico, east through Arizona to E. Texas.
The tawny emperor has a rich orange and brown color with yellow spots in usually darker tips. You could usually find these butterflies in places like woodlands and in forests.
The Phoebus Parnassian has a wingspan of about 2 3/8- which is About (60-75 mm).They usually live around the tundra areas or on Mountains at low latitudes and/or lowlands in high arctic altitudes. Usually there antennae is black ringed with white,with hind wings almost as long and broad as fore wing.
* The Florida Duskywing is fairly large, with long wings,mostly brown with inner half dark chocolate brown. *Both male and female have glassy white or greenish white spots. *Their main habitat is gardens and open spaces.
*Both sexes of the Ruddy Copper are nearly white to pale yellow. *Female Ruddy Copper may resemble female Blue Copper. *They brood with only 1 from July-August.
* The Chiricahua White female has deep orange or brick red with the same pattern of black and yellowish spots. *They usually fly from October-November. *Their habitat is medium elevation mountains pine and fir forests.
OUR RESOURCES…. *First we went and searched the web for information and pictures of butterflies and here they are. 1.Enature.com 2.Worldwildlife.com 3.Yahoo.com 4.Google.com
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