Danaid Butterfly Research Hong Kong
A project of the Global Change & Tropical Conservation Lab
at The University of Hong Kong
What are Danaid Butterflies?
Report a Tagged Butterfly!
Do's & Don'ts When Observing Butterflies
We are studying the migration of danaid butterflies
in Asia using publicly reportable butterfly tags.
If you find one of our tagged butterflies,
please report your sighting!
What are danaid butterflies?
What species are found
in Hong Kong?
Do they really migrate?
We aim learn about the migration of danaid butterflies by tagging them with customized stickers.
We can only identify the migration route if observers like you report sightings!
Wintertime butterfly clusters are marvelous but sensitive. To protect them, we have to be careful when observing them.