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

Also known as Anglewing Butterflies


Avg. Wingspan: 45 mm / 1.8 "

Diet: adults eat fermenting fruit and tree sap.  (Rarely flower nectar)

Kingdom: Animalia, Phylum: Arthropoda

Class: Insecta, Order: Lepidoptera

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