Queen Butterfly (Danaus gilippus)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Queen Butterfly (Danaus gilippus)

this pretty little thing is a female

Larva hosts: various MILKWEED (Asclepias spp.)

Learn: http://www.flmnh.ufl.edu/wildflower/completebutterflydata.asp?id=44

Shown on Florida Native Plant: WAND GOLDENROD (Solidago stricta)

ventral view:

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