a caterpillar begins its life as an egg
a worm-like and often brightly colored and hairy or spiny larva of a butterfly or moth
the pupa of a butterfly
stage in an insect's life between larva and adult, also called a chrysalis
stage in an insect's life after it hatches from the egg also called a caterpillar
an insect with a thin body and four large, often brightly colored wings. Butterflies fly in the daytime.
all the butterflies living at the same time or of approximately the same age
the stages in an insect or animals life