Insect Glossary

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adult

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Add definition here. The 4th stage in the insect's life cycle.

anatomy of an insect:

  • head


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  • thorax

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  • abdomen


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butterfly parts:

  • antannae

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  • proboscis

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  • wings

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  • legs

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  • simple eye


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  • compund eye

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cocoon


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caterpillar

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chrysalis

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complete metamorphosis

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egg

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incomplete metamorphosis

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larvae

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larval stage body parts:

  • head

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  • mouth

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  • legs


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  • claws

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  • anal leg

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  • spiracle

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life cycle of a butterfly

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life cycle of a darkwing beetle

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life cycle of a cricket

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life cycle of a milkweed bug

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mealworm

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molt

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nymph

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pupa

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stage


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