10 Amazing Facts About Butterflies

The average lifespan of an adult butterfly is around three to four weeks

Some of the smallest species of butterflies can only survive for a few days

The Cabbage White species of butterfly is the most common butterfly in the US.

There are more than 17,500  butterfly species around the world

The wings of butterflies are actually transparent

Adult butterflies can only feed on liquids and they live on an all-liquid diet

Around 750 species of butterflies can be found in the United States

Butterflies need an ideal body temperature of around 85 degrees Fahrenheit to fly.

Antarctica is the only continent  that has no butterflies