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Message 303 of 350 (612803)
04-18-2011 9:44 PM
Reply to: Message 288 by OliverChant
04-17-2011 3:38 PM

Re: You guys do realise that :
Oliver, a little clarification.

OliverChant writes:

When the pupae (caterpillars) were fed leaves coated with coal soot the wings of the adults were darker.

Caterpillars are the larval stage. Pupae is the metamorphosis stage between larvae and adult, and pupae do not feed.

Maybe you should study more than one source on a subject before posting as if you know what you are talking about.

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