Monarch caterpillar – 8/15/18
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 8/15/18
Observation Time: 1:15 p.m.
Observation Place: Moose Hill Audubon Wildlife Sanctuary
Common Name: Monarch Butterfly caterpillar and chrysalis
Scientific Name: Danaus plexippus
Comments: This caterpillar was feeding on milkweed. It will soon form a chrysalis, as others nearby had already done.
Monarchs make an epic, multi-generational migration. Check it out at the link below.
More Information: National Geographic