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Listed under:  Science  >  Life  >  Animal structure and function  >  Growth (Animals)  >  Metamorphosis  >  Cocoons
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Honey bee stages and broodcomb

This is a colour photograph of eight honey bees ('Apis mellifera') and a piece of broodcomb. The honey bees show a progression through the final three stages of development from larvae through pupae to mature adult. (Classification - Phylum: Arthropoda, Class: Hexapoda, Order: Hymenoptera, Family: Apidae.)

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Pupa of a Ulysses butterfly camouflaged as a leaf

This is a colour photograph of a pupa or chrysalis of a Ulysses butterfly ('Papilio ulysses') camouflaged as a leaf. (Classification - Phylum: Arthropoda, Class: Hexapoda, Order: Lepidoptera, Family: Papilionidae.)

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Cocoon of the white-stemmed gum moth

This is a colour photograph of the cocoon of the white-stemmed gum moth ('Chelepteryx collesi') with the caterpillar’s defensive bristles embedded in the cocoon silk. (Classification - Phylum: Arthropoda, Class: Hexapoda, Order: Lepidoptera, Family: Anthelidae.)

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Bristles of the white-stemmed gum moth

This is a colour photograph of bristles from the cocoon of a white-stemmed gum moth ('Chelepteryx collesi'). (Classification - Phylum: Arthropoda, Class: Hexapoda, Order: Lepidoptera, Family: Anthelidae.)

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Willow sawfly pupa

This is a colour photograph of a pupa of a willow sawfly ('Nematus oligospilus') on a green leaf. (Classification - Phylum: Arthropoda, Class: Hexapoda, Order: Hymenoptera, Family: Tenthredinidae.)

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Willow sawfly adult on a leaf

This is a colour photograph of an adult female willow sawfly ('Nematus oligospilus') on a willow leaf. (Classification - Phylum: Arthropoda, Class: Hexapoda, Order: Hymenoptera, Family: Tenthredinidae.)