Butterfly

Butterfly
Kingdom
  Animal
Class
  Invertebrate
Group
  Butterfly

 
Status
  Varies by species
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Date Updated
  Mon May 11 13:53:18 2015
Image Credit
  JindoJeff
Image Comment
  Monarch butterfly picture from Balboa Park in San Diego.
Image From
  Saint Louis Zoo
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Butterfly Facts & Trivia for kids

  • Combined there are over 165,000 species of Butterfies and Moths.
  • All butterflies start as caterpillars.
  • Many butterflies make long migrations; sometimes up to 2000 miles.
  • Most butterflies come out in the daylight.
  • Butterflies rest with their wings standing up. Moths rest with their wings flat.
  • The largest Butterflies in the world are found in New Guinea.
  • A distinguishing difference between Butterflies and Moths is the shape of their wings.

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