Wanderer or Monarch


Common Name:        Wanderer or Monarch

Scientific Name:        Danaus plexippus

Some Host Plants:    Milk weed – *Asclepias curassavica, * Gomphocarpus fruiticosus

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.