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Oleander Hawk Moth Pupa (Day 5)


Day 5 and the colour has darkened and the outer membrane seems thicker. Very sensitive and twitches and jumps when touched. It flicks the head (R side in photo #1) sharply to the side, to move the body.


5th instar - - Pre-Pupa - Day 2 - Day 3 -

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pamsai 7 years ago

Added 2 more photos of the upper side of the pupa

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Spotted on Feb 8, 2013
Submitted on Feb 8, 2013

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