screen capture from the chrysalis stage of the monarch animation shown on http://www.virtualmuseum.ca/Exhibitions/Butterflies

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Introduction

Watch the lifecycle of a butterfly. Learn the difference between moths and butterflies, check out the largest butterflies and moths in the world, and much, much more. This learning collection features questions and answers to quench your thirst for butterfly knowledge.

The collection is a portion of the Butterflies North and South virtual museum web site. If you want to learn more about butterflies, please visit virtualmuseum.ca.

Other learning collections based on the Butterflies North and South virtual museum exhibit include:
  • Butterflies North and South
  • Butterflies North and South: Conservation
  • Butterflies North and South: Activities

The Butterflies North and South virtual museum exhibit was produced by Museums and affiliated organizations in Canada and Peru, to give you a glimpse of the butterfly and moth wonders just waiting to be seen and appreciated.

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