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Brown Longtail (Urbanus procne) Life Cycle

All photos by David and Jan Dauphin, Mission, Texas (May - June 2007)

 

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Day-1 Brown Longtail (egg laid today,5/13/07) on Bermuda Grass Day 3 - Egg can be seen inside egg Day 4 - Cat emerging from egg Day 5 - Cat 3.5mm long
Day 6 - Cat 5.5mm long Day 15 - Cat 6mm long Day 17 - Cat makes nest Day 20 - Cat 23mm long
Day 23 - 32mm long Day 29 - Chrysalis formed Day 38 - Chrysalis 9 days old Day 39 - Brown Longtailed Emerged and Released on 6/22/07

 

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