From egg to chrysalis
The eggs are bright green and about 1 mm in diameter.
After hatching they are about 2 mm long and are placed in chambers with
After a few weeks they can be 30 to 40 mm long.
They then attach to the paper on top of the chamber and form a chrysalis:
They are then placed in a special cage:
If one comes off the paper they can be placed in the bottom of a container
with some paper:
As long as the chrysalis has not been damaged the butterfly should emerge from the back and crawl onto the paper to form its wings.
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