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

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Avg. Wingspan: 

F: 15 - 19 cm / 5.8 - 7.4 " 

M: 14 - 18 cm / 5.5 - 6.9 "

Diet: adults prefer Milkweed, Lantana, Butterfly Bush, Zinnias, and many others.

Kingdom: Animalia, Phylum: Arthropoda

Class: Insecta, Order: Lepidoptera

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