- While inside the chrysalis the caterpillar turns into goo while changing into a butterfly!
- Montana's Monarch Butterflies migrate to Southern California while Monarchs from the other side of the Rocky Mountains migrate to Mexico.
- The migration of Monarchs are in danger due to tree cutting in Mexico.
- Generation 1-3 of the Monarch Butterfly live for only 30 days while the 4th generation will live up to 8 months.
- A male butterfly has brown spots on it's lower part of it's wings.
- There are actually 5 stages of the life cycle if you include when the caterpillar first hatches.
Amazing information we received yesterday. We can't wait for our next video conference.