Insects > Monarch Butterflies > Monarch Butterflies

The King of Butterflies – The Monarch Butterfly

Monarch butterflies are the most beautiful of all butterflies, some say, and are considered the “king” of the butterflies, hence the name “monarch”. There are lots of very cool things to learn about the monarch butterfly and we’ll try to get through most of them here.

Monarch Caterpillar Becoming a Chrysalis

Monarch Emerging from a Chrysalis

Scarpa Highball Multicolord , Casual Scarpa , outdoor , Men´s shoesThe Life Cycle(s) of a Monarch Butterfly

Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.


Monarch butterflies go through four stages during one life cycle, and through four generations in one year. It’s a little confusing but keep reading and you will understand. The four stages of the monarch butterfly life cycle are the egg, the larvae (caterpillar), the pupa (chrysalis), and the adult butterfly. The four generations are actually four different butterflies going through these four stages during one year until it is time to start over again with stage one and generation one.

Pantofola d’gold Milito men Men Leather Navy Trainers UK Size 6 - 12Ejendals 1878 Jalas Offroad Safetyboot Size 9 (43)New Balance SNEAKERS ML574UJD Grey bluee mod. ML574UJD.

BASE LONDON Smooth man's shoe, elegant ceremony, brushed calf leatherKRIS VAN ASSCHE Men’s 9-10 43 Calf-skin Leather Boot 2011 RAREPANTOFOLA D'gold 10191029 29Y IMOLA CROCCO MAN LOW MEN SNEAKERS DRESS blueES. After about two weeks, the caterpillar will be fully-grown and find a place to attach itself so that it can start the process of metamorphosis. It will attach itself to a stem or a leaf using silk and transform into a chrysalis. Although, from the outside, the 10 days of the chrysalis phase seems to be a time when nothing is happening, it is really a time of rapid change. Within the chrysalis the old body parts of the caterpillar are undergoing a remarkable transformation, called metamorphosis, Brimarts shoes Men's Size 42, color bluee _42Romeo Gigli Milano - Men's Dark Brown Leather Loafer - New in Box - RG9015213Mens JUSTIN 5552 Western Cowboy Boots Brown US 10.5 Soft Leather.

Troentorp Bastad Swedish Clogs Steel Toe Picasso Men's, Blk Cherry, Sizes 40-47Men's shoes Desert Boot CYCLE 320516l PA0 Panarea Torba Suede Brown Made Antica Cuoieria P19u men's shoes moccasins 20775-G-G04 GLOSS black.

  • Tod's men's slip-ons Italian shoes in bluee suede leather & white Size
  • Ecco Men's Sporty Lace up Casual shoes 837534-02058 bluee New
  • Premium Jeffery West Oxblood Diamond Chukka Boot
  • Giuseppe Zanotti Design Red Leather Motorcycle Ankle Boots shoes Sz 6 6.5 7 8 9
  • Womens Dr Martens 1460 Vegan Chrome Dark Purple Gloss Fashion Boots Sz Size
  • Size 4 Brand NEW Italian Leather shoes
  • Women's Pointy Toe PomPom Loafers Slip On Oxfords Ankle Boots Fur Lining shoes
  • Woo Women's High Heels Platform Stiletto Pumps Party Dressy Prom Dance Sequins
  • Lacoste Women's Ampthill Chukka 317 1 High-top Trainers Brown (Dk Brw) 5 UK
  • Paul smith mainline collection italian made formal casual shoes
  • Globe Dart Lyt XC shoes in Woodsmoke Brown NEW Globe Mens Casual shoes
  • Men's 6'' Lynx II Steel Toe Steel Plate Work Boots UK-9
  • MBT Womens Amara Gymnastics shoes Brown (Vizuri Brown) 5 UK
  • Authentic Brooks Ariel 16 Womens Running shoes (D) (453)
  • Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

    Get Adobe Flash player

    The fourth generation of monarch butterflies is a little bit different than the first three generations. The fourth generation is born in September and October and goes through exactly the same process as the first, second and third generations except for one part. The fourth generation of monarch butterflies does not die after two to six weeks. Instead, this generation of monarch butterflies migrates to warmer climates like Mexico and California and will live for six to eight months until it is time to start the whole process over again.

    It is amazing how the four generations of monarch butterflies works out so that the monarch population can continue to live on throughout the years, but not become overpopulated. Mother Nature sure has some cool ways of doing things, doesn’t she?


    Our articles are free for you to copy and distribute. Make sure to give Adler Sneaker bluee suede and fabric GUARDIANI MEN'S SHOE credit for the article.

    Mens shoes SUN 8 () sneakers orange textile AB792-C 68 suede pntiai6528-Casual Shoes

    Item specifics

    New with box: A brand-new, unused, unworn and undamaged item in its original packaging (such as the original box ... Read moreabout the condition
    Shoe Size: UK 8
    Upper Material: Textile / suede Brand: SUN 68
    Main Colour: Orange EAN: Does not apply