How does the amount of food monarch larvae receive affect their wing size and coloration?
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By studying the genomes of various Heliconius butterfly species, Academy research Durrell Kapan and his colleagues can see the rate of evolutionary change in the genus.
How do monarch butterflies know when to head north? Temperature!
How does mimicry work in butterflies? Academy researcher Durrell Kapan and his colleagues have found the answer in the butterfly’s genome.
The recently sequenced monarch genome explains much about their migration.