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The Kamehameha butterfly is the state insect of Hawaii and one of two butterflies native to the 50th state. But unfortunately, the Kamehameha butterfly may be in serious trouble.
Word of the Day
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.