Question

Describe the life history of silk moth with the help of figures of various stages.

Easy

Solution

verified
Verified by Toppr

The life history of silk moth with the help of figures of various stages: 
The female 'silk moth' lays eggs. From these eggs the larvae come out. These larvae are termed as a 'caterpillars/ silkworms'. These caterpillars / silkworms feed fresh leaves of mulberry. After this the silkworm changes in size or shape and then becomes a "pupa". 
Pupa first weaves a covering to hold itself, which is termed as cocoon. It develops inside the cocoon into moth. After this, it comes out as an adult female or male silk moth.

expand

Was this answer helpful?

upvote 0
downvote0