Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar

TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#387133
Red Spotted Purple Chrysalis - Frass? - Limenitis arthemis

Red Spotted Purple Chrysalis - Frass? - Limenitis arthemis
Columbia , Boone County, Missouri, USA
April 20, 2010
Just putting this up here to show a friend. I think it might be too low quality to actually put on the red-spotted purple page. I'll try to take a better shot in the following days.

Images of this individual: tag all
Red Spotted Purple? - Limenitis arthemis Limenitis arthemis astyanax? - Limenitis arthemis Red Spotted Purple Chrysalis - Frass? - Limenitis arthemis Red Spotted Purple Chrysalis - Frass? - Limenitis arthemis

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Probably worth keeping around...
if you're sure of the ID (i.e., you saw the butterfly that emerged), because it would be interesting to compare chrysalises of known viceroys and red-spotted purples and see if there are any consistent differences.

 
I am sure of the ID, I put up
I am sure of the ID, I put up a picture of the butterfly that emerged too.

 
Okay...
Please link the image of the butterfly, and of the caterpillar if you uploaded any of those.

 
Done.
Done.

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.