63 rows · State insects are designated by 45 individual states of the fifty United States. Some states have more than one designated insect, or have multiple categories. More than half of the insects chosen are not native to North America, because of the inclusion of three European species, each having been chosen by multiple states.
|STATE||STATE INSECT||BINOMIAL NAME||YEAR|
|Alabama||Monarch butterfly||Danaus plexippus||1989|
|Alaska||Four-spotted skimmer dragonfly||Libellula quadrimaculata||–|
|Arizona||Two-tailed swallowtail (state butterfly)||Papilio multicaudata||–|
|Arkansas||European honey bee (state insect)||Apis mellifera||1973|
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Butterfly Life List. A photographic list of butterflies I have identified or photographed in my travels. From the magical Glass Wing Butterflies of Latin America to the Sonoran Metalmark of the Desert Southwest, I collect my sightings through photographs.
Butterfly Dan’s Species List ”’ Here is a list of the different species of butterflies we have available. Some are only available seasonally, and some butterflies are available all year. Have a look below and contact us if you have any questions.
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– Hold down the CONTROL KEY (on PC’s) or the COMMAND KEY (on Mac’s), select “F”, then type the name in the window that appears. This will take you to the first instance the name appears on the Master List. If there are several choices use the arrows next to the search box to scroll through them.
Milbert’s tortoiseshell. Milbert’s tortoiseshell (Nymphalis milberti) is a small butterfly with a squared …
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List of Flowers that Attract Butterflies Gardening with an added purpose of inviting butterflies is a new hobby for many people. If you are interested in the same, this article provides a list of flowers that attract butterflies, which you can consider including them in your flower garden.
This is a list of butterfly species found in the Kerala, India