Butterfly populations are a very good indicator of the health of an area's ecosystem !!


Avg. Wingspan: 100 - 108 mm / 3 - 4.2 "

Diet: caterpillars feed on the young leaves of the Adenia plant.

Diet: adults feed on the nectar of the Adenia plant.

Kingdom: Animalia, Phylum: Arthropoda

Class: Insecta, Order: Lepidoptera

The single biggest threat to butterfly survival is habitat destruction!!