What is the fastest flying butterfly?



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    The fastest flying butterly is the Hawk Moth which is in the Sphingidae family.  These butterflies can fly up to 30 mph!

    The Monarch butterfly also has the capability to travel at pretty quickly and has been known to reach 17 mph at top speeds. 

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    Hawkmoth’s are the fastest, reaching speeds of 30 mph.  Slower flying butterflies only reach 5 mph, so 30 mph is quite fast.  Some skipper butterflies can also reach 30 mph.

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