Definition of Holometabolic. Meaning of Holometabolic. Synonyms of Holometabolic

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Definition of Holometabolic

Holometabolic
Holometabolic Hol`o*met`a*bol"ic, a. (Zo["o]l.) Having a complete metamorphosis;-said of certain insects, as the butterflies and bees.

Meaning of Holometabolic from wikipedia

- mealworm beetle, Tenebrio molitor, a species of darkling beetle. Like all holometabolic insects, they go through four life stages: egg, larva, pupa, and adult...
- sponges. A few mantispids are parasites of spider egg sacs. As in other holometabolic orders, the pupal stage is enclosed in some form of cocoon composed...
- larval instar metamorphoses into the pupal form. There are examples of holometabolic species in which there are certain striking differences between the...
- beetle known as the horned fungus beetle or forked fungus beetle. As a holometabolic insect, its life cycle includes four life stages: egg, larva, pupa,...
- V0-morphs) non-standard embryo->juvenile->adult transitions, for example in holometabolic insects inclusion of more types of food (substrate), which requires...
- Sir Vincent Brian Wigglesworth on the function of dietary sterols in holometabolic and hemimetabolic insect species, at the University of Cambridge (England)...
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