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  • After the second larval moult, he passes through a passive stage comparable to the pupa-stadium of an b insect, and during this stage, which occurs inside the root, the reproductive organs are perfected.
  • During pupation the larva undergoes complete metamorphosis, in which all its organs dissolve, leaving the pupa filled with fluid.
  • The larva 's final molt is into a pupa, from which an adult emerges within a week.
  • The lower image shows a recently formed pupa found attached to a leaf.
  • Also, the pesticide will not kill the pupa until they emerge as wasps.

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