Monarch Butterfly caterpillar – A Complete Guide

Monarchs, just like moths & other butterflies undergo complete metamorphosis. This means they are born with an egg, larva [ Monarch caterpillar ] as well as pupa [ chrysalis ] & an adult stage. caterpillar & egg stages can only be found on certain varieties of milkweed [ genus Asclepias ], whereas adults live by nectaring various flowering species.