Gulf Fritillary Butterfly (Agraulis vanillae)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Gulf Fritillary Butterfly (Agraulis vanillae)


Shown on Florida Native Plant: GIANT IRONWEED (Vernonia gigantea)

Larval host: PURPLE PASSIONFLOWER (Passiflora incarnata) and other Passiflora spp.

mating pair:


Gulf Fritillary Butterfly caterpillar on larval host Passiflora incarnata



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