Queen (Danaus gilippus)

A rare migrant from farther south, Queens have been found several times along the NC coast, including a colony that occasionally appears to start up and die out around Fort Fisher. Will Cook and I found one of the first ones at Ft. Fisher in 1995!
Queen (Danaus gilippus) Queen (Danaus gilippus)
Queen (Danaus gilippus)
Collier Co., FL
31 Dec 2006
Queen (Danaus gilippus)
Collier Co., FL
31 Dec 2006

Queen (Danaus gilippus) Queen (Danaus gilippus)
Queen (Danaus gilippus)
Naples Butterfly House, Collier Co., FL
26 Dec 2013
Queen (Danaus gilippus)
Naples Butterfly House, Collier Co., FL
26 Dec 2013

Queen (Danaus gilippus) Queen (Danaus gilippus)
Queen (Danaus gilippus)
Hidalgo Co., TX
14 Oct 2004
Queen (Danaus gilippus)
Collier Co., FL
23 Dec 2013

Queen (Danaus gilippus) Queen (Danaus gilippus)
Bubali Preserve, Aruba
16 June 2011

Queen (Danaus gilippus)
Queen (Danaus gilippus) caterpillar
Naples Butterfly House, Collier Co., FL
26 Dec 2013

Queen (Danaus gilippus)
Matheson Hammock Park, Miami-Dade Co., FL
17 Sep 2016

Queen (Danaus gilippus)
Matheson Hammock Park, Miami-Dade Co., FL
17 Sep 2016

Queen (Danaus gilippus)
Matheson Hammock Park, Miami-Dade Co., FL
17 Sep 2016

Queen (Danaus gilippus)
Everglades National Park, Miami-Dade Co., FL
17 Sep 2016

Queen (Danaus gilippus)
Matheson Hammock Park, Miami-Dade Co., FL
17 Sep 2016
Queen (Danaus gilippus)
Matheson Hammock Park, Miami-Dade Co., FL
17 Sep 2016


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