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THE PEACOCK BUTTERFLY

THE PEACOCK BUTTERFLY

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THE PEACOCK BUTTERFLY

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  1. THE PEACOCK BUTTERFLY CORINNA SMITH APRIL 27, 2004

  2. SCIENTIFIC NAME • The Scientific name for this beautiful butterfly is “Inachis io”

  3. Range • This is one of the most common garden butterflies, found throughout lowland England and Wales.

  4. INTERESTING FACTS • The Peacock butterflies brownish-red wings each have a single large peacock feather-like eyespot that is used to scare predators. • The Peacock butterfly rests with its wings closed to show its almost black well camouflaged underside.

  5. MORE INTERESTING FACTS • Female Peacock’s lay their eggs in batches of up to 500. • The wing span of a Peacock butterfly is approximately 60 mms.

  6. What does it eat? • The adults butterflies drink nectar from flowers. • Their favorite flowers are buddleia and lavender.