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Photo#16153
Cabbage White - emerged - Pieris rapae

Cabbage White - emerged - Pieris rapae
Ailsa Craig, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada
April 30, 2005
This is what emerged today from the chrysalis I found last fall on an oak leaf in the woods. It survived in a plastic jar in our unheated shed all winter, and quickly flew off when I removed the lid.