Zebra Butterfly – The classic white and black stripes of the Zebra Butterfly are bold and stately on this Longwing Butterfly.
The Monarch butterfly is one the most readily recognized and beloved insects in North America. With its vivid orange and black markings and often bold behavior
Monarch Butterfly – The king of the North American Butterflies is the Monarch Butterfly. It reigns over the entire continent and has even moved to Hawaii.
More than 53 different butterfly and moth species and an array of plants take up residence every summer for our much-anticipated seasonal exhibit, the Butterfly Pavilion.
Giant Swallowtail Butterfly. My Home: I am found throughout North America, and as far south as South America. In the southern states, I am seen most often around
Butterfly adults are characterized by their four scale-covered wings, which give the Lepidoptera their name (Ancient Greek λεπίς lepís, scale + πτερόν
Metamorphosis. Butterflies and moths go through a life cycle known as complete metamorphosis. The stages of their life cycle include: egg, larva, pupa, and adult.
Butterflies of the World, 2000+ species illustrated. Anatomy, biology, lifecycle, taxonomy, ecology, evolution, survival strategies, migration, habitats, butterfly
What is a butterfly? The term Lepidoptera, which means “scaled wings” refers to butterflies and moths. Butterflies and moths are arthropods and insects.
AMERICAN SNOUT BUTTERFLY The American Snout (Libytheana carinenta) is a butterfly that has long labial palps (mustache-like scaly mouthparts on either side of the