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6007672 pupa - Satyrium caryaevorus

6007672 pupa - Satyrium caryaevorus
McLaughry Springs FP, Illinois, USA
June 29, 2006
Size: ~1/4"

Moved from Satyrium.

Hairstreak chrysalis
This is the chrysalis of a hairstreak butterfly, pretty sure, like the banded, or hickory.

Thanks much, Eric!
Thanks much, Eric!

You're Welcome.
Glad to help. Moving to guide page. I reared a couple of banded hairstreaks from this kind of chrysalis once. Hardest part was snipping off the stinging nettle leaf....ouch:-)

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