Q. How long do adult monarchs live? A. This depends on when they live (summer or winter). It also varies a lot among individuals (just like it does it humans).
How Long Do Monarchs Live? If your monarchs are still alive, how old would they be now? Assume a butterfly emerged as an adult on August 25th.
Life Span of Monarch Butterflies- Named After Danaus, Mythical King of Egypt and Son of Zeus They can fly thousands of kilometers, migrating to as far as Canada in the north during winters and as far They cannot live in icy temperatures. Males show a black mark in the middle of each rear wing, but females do not.
How Does Monarch Butterfly Migration Work? vast amounts of milkweed before forming a chrysalis and transforming into adult butterflies. so unique as they are the same species but for some reason live much longer.".