Butterflies

Actinote guatemalena

Monarc Butterfly-TithoreaCommon Name: Monarc.

Scientific Name:
Tithorea tarricina pinthias.

Family:
Nymphalidae.

Subfamily:
Ithomiinae.

Genus
: Tithorea, Doubleday, 1847.

Species:
tarricina.

FW Length:
38-44 mm.

Geographic Range:
Occurs from sea level to 1500 m, in all forest areas, except those that have a strong dry season.

Host Plant (s):
Prestonia (Apocynaceae).
Metamorphosis Time Life (days)
Egg Caterpillar Chysalis Butterfly Life
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Total Proccess: Unknown