Species Stories

These stories about butterflies and moths were submitted by volunteer authors:

fritillary Surprises Big and Small
by Lorna Robinson-Roush
A story about the relationship between fritillary butterflies and the passion-vine plant.

L_-maculata-sm.jpg Observations of the Spotted Tussock Moth Larval Stage
by Ken and Zoe S.
This is a tale about the investigations of a father and daughter as they seek to understand a moth they found together.
Raising monarchs to help them with their journey south
by Lance Gardner
This story describes a father and son's adventures as they try to raise caterpillars found in their yard.

If you have a story you would like to submit, contact butterflies.moths@gmail.com. For a list of books about butterflies and moths, go to the Teaching and Learning Tools page.