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Butterflies in Uganda: African Monarch Butterfly Beauty

Butterflies in Uganda are an essential part of the country’s rich biodiversity and ecological system.  Uganda is home to over 1,200 butterfly species, making it one of the richest countries in terms of butterfly diversity in Africa.  Female African Monarch Butterfly  The African Monarch butterfly as well as all butterflies play critical roles in the African environment. Pollination. Butterflies are important pollinators for many plant species. They help in the reproduction of flowering plants, contributing to the health and diversity of ecosystems. Food Source. They serve as a food source for a variety of other wildlife, including birds, bats, and other insects. This makes them an integral part of the food web. Biodiversity Indicators. Butterflies are good indicators of environmental health and biodiversity. Changes in their populations signal changes in the environment, such as habitat loss or climate change.  The rich diversity of butterflies in Uganda attracts tourists, contributing

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