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Disease Education & Prevention in Butterflies
The following items are reproduced with permission, from the University of Georgia Monarch Parasites website - www.monarchparasites.org.
What is OE (Ophryocystis elektroskirrha)?
Biology and life cycle of OE (work in progress) -- [PowerPoint] -- [PDF]
Rearing Monarchs -- some tips for rearing caterpillars to adult butterflies
Parasites Affecting Monarchs - Did you know that fewer than one out of every ten eggs laid by a female monarch will survive to become an adult butterfly?
Monarch Health and Disease - Webinar presentation by Dr. Sonia Altizer. (Member password required)
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