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Life Science-Wk 27

Life Cycles

complete metamorphosis life cycle with four stages where organism experiences a total transformation into its adult form
larva worm-like form of insect before going through complete metamorphosis
pupa life stage where insect enters chrysalis or cocoon and transforms into adult form
incomplete metamorphosis life cycle with three stages where the nymph looks almost exactly like its adult form
nymph young insect that looks almost exactly like its adult
molting shedding of skin as insect grows
chrysalis hard case created by and containing larva so it can transform into its adult form
Created by: kragland79