North American Butterfly Association
Larvae collected from yard
Sussex County, NJ
The Silver-spotted Skipper 5th instar caterpillar that was collected the third week of August have begun to make chrysalises.
Below are 2 of the 3 individuals shown in their nests during preparation, midway through, and a completed chrysalis.
Silver-spotted Skipper chrysalis
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