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Tribe Danaini - Milkweed Butterflies

Monarch For Illinois In September - Danaus plexippus - female Monarch on Halloween Day - Danaus plexippus Monarch Butterflies Mating - Danaus plexippus - male - female Monarch - Danaus plexippus Danaus plexippus - Monarch - Danaus plexippus Monarch - Danaus plexippus Queen - Danaus gilippus - female monarch - Danaus plexippus
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Papilionoidea (Butterflies and Skippers)
Family Nymphalidae (Brush-footed Butterflies)
Subfamily Danainae (Milkweed Butterflies & Glasswings)
Tribe Danaini (Milkweed Butterflies)
Explanation of Names
Tribe Danaini Boisduval, [1833]