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Florida Atala Butterflies Back from the Brink?

Florida Atala Butterfly

April 7, 2020 12 p.m. Florida Atala Butterflies Back from the Brink? Presented by Ken Gioeli and Sandy Koi Zoom webinar link: https://ufl.zoom.us/meeting/register/upEtf-qurT8tt3lkvRNEZeRSZ5TZo63zMg Once thought to be extinct, the Florida atala butterfly was rediscovered and is found in… Read More

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Atala Butterfly

The Florida atala butterfly (Eumaeus atala Poey) is a beautiful, somewhat rare hairstreak butterfly characterized by satiny black wings featuring an iridescent turquois shimmer. It was thought to be extinct due to overharvest of its host plant, Zamia… Read More