Some lepidopterous larv even (Alucita pentadactyla, Callimorpha rosea, &c.) assume the pupa state within their last skin.
In the case of lepidopterous insects, and other insects having considerable expanse of wing, setting-boards are required.
Mr Boden has also recorded how he found in a seed-warehouse some peas that were being eaten by two species of lepidopterous larv.
The transformations to which lepidopterous insects are subject are amongst the most remarkable phenomena of insect life.
The diurnal or Heliconean Hawk-mouths, form one of the most natural and remarkable groups among lepidopterous insects.
Protocosta: the thickened costal margin of lepidopterous wings.
lepidopterous pup, however, are not excluded from the last skin of the larv with this hard covering.
We do not regret the discovery made by Mr. Swainson of that name being previously occupied for a genus of lepidopterous Insects.
The claws or crotchets, though general, are not universal, in lepidopterous larv.
The young are fed at first on various larv, especially those of a lepidopterous character.