family Danaidae

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Danaidae - small family of usually tropical butterflies: monarch butterflies
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Lepidoptera, order Lepidoptera - moths and butterflies
danaid, danaid butterfly - large tropical butterfly with degenerate forelegs and an unpleasant taste
Danaus, genus Danaus - type genus of the Danaidae: monarch butterflies