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University of Texas at Austin

Quino Checkerspot Butterfly

Caption: The endangered Quino checkerspot butterfly experiences pressures in Southern California from climate change, but also urban development, invasive species and pollution.

Credit: Lawrence Gilbert and Michael C. Singer. The University of Texas at Austin.

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