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Insect and Spider Identification: SOLVED: help id. this bug or caterpillar

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10bluebird10
Germantown, MD

September 29, 2012
5:30 AM

Post #9289663

Saw this guy on an interior shed door. It looks like it has silver armour with copper bumps. About 1in. long. Would love to know what it's called since I've never seen anything like it! Thanks! -Germantown md.

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hemlady
Melvindale, MI
(Zone 5a)

September 29, 2012
5:48 AM

Post #9289674

Its some sort of butterfly chrysalis but not sure whose. Maybe someone else will know.
Flapdoodle
Minot, ND

September 29, 2012
7:51 AM

Post #9289794

Chrysalis of a butterfly in family Nymphalidae, possibly a variegated fritillary - http://farm8.static.flickr.com/7144/6529263751_159fb08d44.jpg
10bluebird10
Germantown, MD

September 30, 2012
5:43 PM

Post #9291418

Thanks so much for your help! :)

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