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pupa

 [pu´pah] (L.)
the second stage in the development of an insect, between the larva and the imago. adj., adj pu´pal.

pu·pa

, pl.

pu·pae

(pyū'pă, -pē),
The stage of insect metamorphosis following the larva and preceding the imago.
See also: complete metamorphosis.
[L. pupa, doll]

pupa

/pu·pa/ (pu´pah) [L.] the second stage in the development of an insect, between the larva and the imago.pu´pal

pupa

(pyo͞o′pə)
n. pl. pu·pae (-pē) or pu·pas
An insect in the nonfeeding stage between the larva and adult, during which it typically undergoes complete transformation within a protective cocoon or hardened case. Only insects that undergo complete metamorphosis have pupal stages.

pu′pal adj.

pupa

[pyo̅o̅′pə]
Etymology: L, doll
a stage between the larval and adult stages in the life cycle of many insects, including flies, butterflies, and beetles. It has the basic external features of the adult form but without expanded wings.

pu·pa

, pl. pupae (pyū'pă, -pē)
The stage of insect metamorphosis following the larva and preceding the imago.
[L. pupa, doll]

pupa

a stage found in ENDOPTERYGOTES that occurs as an apparently inactive phase between the larva and adult insect. Whilst locomotion and feeding are absent, extensive developments take place in the formation of adult structures within the pupa. In LEPIDOPTERANS the pupa is also referred to as a CHRYSALIS.

pupa

pl. pupae [L.] the second stage in the development of an insect, between the larva and the imago. Usually an inactive stage such as a coccoon.
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La Figura 1 muestra la composicion quimica proximal en base seca de las larvas y pupas del gusano de seda, en la misma se senala que la especie B.
Para obtener el peso seco de estos culicidos, se tuvo una muestra de 100 larvas y 100 pupas con peso humedo conocido, se colocaron en una estufa a 60[grados]C durante 72 h, y por diferencia entre el peso inicial y final se obtuvo el peso seco.
A redundo na eclosao de larvas e a redundo na emergencia de adultos foram corrigidas em funnao da testemunha pela formula de SchneiderOrelli (PUNTENER, 1981), e o efeito total de cada agrotoxico para pupas foi calculado por meio da formula proposta por VOGT (1992): E = 100% --(100%--R.
A partir do resultado obtido na etapa anterior, procedeu-se a elaboracao das camaras de criacao das pre-pupas e pupas do solo, utilizando-se de solo argiloso esterilizado, umedecido com agua destilada.
crucians unicamente en las fases de larva y pupa por las siguientes caracteristicas: Larva: sedas abdominales 0-III-VIII minusculas y generalmente sencillas o bifidas; Pupa: seda 0-IV-VI generalmente simple o bifida, 1-IV con cinco a nueve ramas.
El registro de la mortalidad de larvas y pupas se realizo en una hoja estandar de evaluacion proporcionada por la World Health Organization (2005).
En los dos periodos de muestreo se recolectaron tres especies de himenopteros que emergieron de larvas y pupas de H.
05, em que o tratamento de 5% apresentou maior periodo em relacao a concentracao de 10 e 30% de vinhoto, demonstrando que o vinhoto a 5% dispersou o periodo de formacao de pupas.