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Danaus plexippus

Monarch/Wanderer at Blue Mountains National Park

Danaus plexippus at Blue Mountains National Park - 28 Mar 2019
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Identification history

Danaus plexippus 24 May 2019 michaelb
Danaus plexippus 21 May 2019 michaelb
Unidentified 18 May 2019 RobParnell

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3 comments

michaelb wrote:
   19 May 2019
This also looks like a monarch butterfly, Danaus plexippus, exotic.
SuziBond wrote:
   24 May 2019
Yes, confirmed Monarch. This is a male.
michaelb wrote:
   24 May 2019
Thanks Suzi

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 28 Mar 2019 12:16 PM Recorded on
  • RobParnell Recorded by

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