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Giant Swallowtail Butterfly Chrysalises

Giant Swallowtail Chrysalises-(Papilio cresphontes)
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Item #: giant-swallowtail-pupa
Regular Price: $5.00



Description
The Giant Swallowtail chrysalis/pupa one of nature's most camouflaged and unique creations. The Giant Swallowtail chrysalis resembles a wooden stick so much that it fools most predators. After the Giant Swallowtail pupates into this unique chrysalis,it takes approximately 6-10 days to hatch into a adult Giant Swallowatil butterfly. About 24 hours before hatching the chrysalis will start to darken.

Chrysalis Size: 1.0-1.75""

Chrysalis Color: resembles a wooden stick; brown and gray; wooden look

Chrysalis Hatch Time: 6-10 days

Notes: Uses a self-made girdle to hold itself secure during pupation