FIGURES 7–14 in Immature biology and morphology of an obligate myrmecophilous butterfly Catapaecilma major moltrechti (Wileman) (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) from Taiwan

  • Yu-Feng Hsu (Contributor)
  • Chia Lung Huang (Contributor)
  • Hang Chi Huang (Contributor)



FIGURES 7–14. Field observations on immatures of Catapaecilma major moltrechti. 7, Parent colony of the associated ant Crematogester rogenhoferi on a tree of Macaranga tanarius; 8, Ovum; 9, First instar larva; 10, Second instar larva associated with Coccus hesperidum; 11, Third instar larva attended by C. rogenhoferi; 12, Final instar larva, with an ant taking honey from DNO (indicated by a blue arrow); 13, Pupa with markings poorly developed; 14, Pupa with markings well developed.
Date made available2016 Dec 31

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