Species Stories

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


Surprises Big and Small

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

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.