Origin of ecdysis
OTHER WORDS FROM ecdysisec·dys·i·al [ek-diz-ee-uhl, -dizh-, -dizh-uhl], /ɛkˈdɪz i əl, -ˈdɪʒ-, -ˈdɪʒ əl/, adjective
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How to use ecdysis in a sentence
The first ecdysis occurred after 5–6 days, the length of the caterpillars being from nine to ten millimeters.
After the second ecdysis the marking and colouring only undergo change with respect to the eye-spots.
The first ecdysis occurs after five days, and with this there appears quite suddenly a very complicated pattern.
Four days later, after the fourth ecdysis, the dimorphism becomes a polymorphism.
In captivity the parent snake underwent ecdysis on about July 20 and again on August 26.Some Reptiles and Amphibians from Korea|Robert G Webb