• Posted Feb. 4, 2010 by Pickledherring Viewed 3244 times
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…this is the stage where the larvae/caterpillars undergo a complete transformation within a protective cocoon or woody material.

(i do not know what species of butterflies or moths these pupae belong to)

I am not too sure what had happened here. I think this had been attacked by ants or some other creatures.

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      2010.02.05 Edited

      Really spectacular.
      Congratulations for this great post.

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      2010.02.04 Edited

      Very nice. I haven't seen one in quite some time. Curious, the life cycle and metamorphosis!