Puparium sentence example
- In the Cyclorrhapha on the other hand, in which the actual pupa is concealed within the hardened larval skin, the imago escapes through a circular orifice formed by pushing off or through the head end of the puparium.
- Pupa incompletely obtect or free, and enclosed in the hardened cuticle of the last larval instar (puparium).
- Cuticle of pupa or puparium splitting longitudinally down the back, to allow escape of imago.
- The pupa either shows the appendages of the perfect insect, though these are encased in a sheath and adherent to the body, or else it is entirely concealed within the hardened and contracted larval integument, which forms a barrel-shaped protecting capsule or puparium.Advertisement