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Photo#311630
Red Admiral chrysalis - Vanessa atalanta

Red Admiral chrysalis - Vanessa atalanta
Beck Park, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
July 21, 2009
Compare the chrysalis of its dark-colored relative, photographed at the same time:


It's hard to tell because of the leaf shadows, but there was a noticeable difference in overall lightness and color between the two.

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Red Admiral extra-colorful caterpillar - Vanessa atalanta Red Admiral extra-colorful caterpillar - Vanessa atalanta Red Admiral extra-colorful caterpillar - prepupa - Vanessa atalanta Red Admiral chrysalis - Vanessa atalanta Red Admiral - reared from caterpillar - Vanessa atalanta