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Newly hatched Monarch butterfly with chrysalis

This is a newly hatched Monarch butterfly approximately 60 minutes old. It is hanging upside down to facilitate the expansion of its wings. In the background is its empty chrysalis attached to an Iris leaf in our pond.

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Bloxom, Virginia, United States of America
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© Mary Jo Ward.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2016
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2016, 3:03 p.m.
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