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

Also known as Pearly - Eye Butterflies

Avg. Wingspan: 3.8 - 4.5 cm / 1 1/2 - 1 3/4 "

Diet: adults prefer aphid honeydew, sap and infrequently, flower nectar

Kingdom: Animalia, Phylum: Arthropoda

Class: Insecta, Order: Lepidoptera

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