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Giant Swallowtail Butterfly Chrysalises
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