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Bug of the Week: More Milkweed Insects

Do you remember our previous post about insects found on milkweed plants? We recently went  to western New York State and found insects on a different species of milkweed from that region.

This is the common milkweed, Asclepias syriaca. It has large leaves and pink flowers.

Can you identify these insects? Let us know in the comments.


Here's another view:


Here's another view:


Milkweed plants are popular with insects.

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