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Unknown Chrysalis - Pieris rapae

Unknown Chrysalis - Pieris rapae
Guelph, Central Ontario, Ontario, Canada
January 14, 2006
Size: 1"
Can anyone identify this chrysalis?

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Cabbage Butterfly (Pieris rapae) - Pieris rapae Unknown Chrysalis - Pieris rapae

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Would help to know the size. I suspect it is the chrysalis of a "white," family Pieridae. Great image in any event.

The size of the chrysalis is 1". It should be displayed already, you must have overlooked it. Sorry for not making it clearer :)

Jan 24/06 - Butterfly emerged from the chrysalis and was identified as a Cabbage Butterfly (Pieris rapae)