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Photo#342608
Hibiscus moth pupa - Rusicada privata

Hibiscus moth pupa - Rusicada privata
Perry County, Pennsylvania, USA
October 11, 2009
Size: 15 mm
I kept the caterpillar in a cage, giving it leaves of the host plant to eat. It has cocooned inside of a rolled up leaf. You can see some of the shed skin. Not much of a fancy silken cocoon....

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