Gulf Fritillary egg taken at 60X
compound eyes and proboscis taken with the
Scope on a Rope from Furman University.
We found out the differences between butterflies and moths with a Venn Diagram.
Polyphemus Moth (Antheraea polyphemus)
moth antennaeMonarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus)
We watched this amazing monarch caterpillar emerge from its egg!
We learned that butterfly wings are made up of thousands of tiny scales.
prolegs". Prolegs are the ten soft padded legs at the back of the caterpillar.
I just can't understand why some people don't love bugs!