Butterflies- All are Unique

Butterflies- All are Unique

Jessyka Elliott, Staff Writer

Butterflies often have brightly colored wings with unique patterns made up of tiny scales. Scientists estimate that there are between 15000 and 20000 different species of butterfly. Birdwing butterflies have large, angular wings and fly in a similar way to birds. Monarch butterflies are known for their long migration. Butterflies come in different colors and some are smaller than others. Orange butterflies don’t get eaten because to other animals orange means poison even knowing there not posionious so they stay alive longer. Most butterflies after they have turn into butterflies only live three days.