Lesser Wanderer


Common Name:        Lesser Wanderer

Scientific Name:        Danaus petilia

Some Host Plants:    Milk weed – Asclepias fruiticosa, A. curassavica


Location and Flying Season:


NB: Shaded boxes on the table indicate the months that butterflies are flying.  Black shading on the map indicate areas that butterflies usually occur. Cross hatched areas show where butterflies sometimes occur.