Butterflies and Moths (Portraits of the Animal World)

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Some larvae, such as the silkworm, are useful to man. Eagle Medicine is the Power of the Great Spirit. Inside the chrysalis it changes its body its body in a process called metamorphosis. Butterfly will always provide the strength to move forward, solving issues and offering healing along the way. Dogs represent tracking skills, the ability to scent a trail, and companionship. Monarchs have the longest and largest insect migration in North America and some butterflies will travel thousands of kilometres during their short lifespan.

Pages: 80

Publisher: New Line Books (November 1, 1998)

ISBN: 188090828X

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