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Queen - Danaus gilippus - male

Queen - Danaus gilippus - Male
June 6, 2004
This photograph was taken at the Huntsville Botanical Gardens in Huntsville, AL. Because the Gardens introduce butterfly species to the gardens, I am leaving the geographic information blank. This picture submitted for species identification purposes instead. This Queen is alit on Scarlet Milkweed (asclepias curassavica).

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Queen - Danaus gilippus Queen - Danaus gilippus - male

Pollinarium on meso-tarsus?
When enlarged, there appears to be a pollinarium on the front (middle technically) leg. Mike

Moved from Monarch.

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