What is metamorphosis? Give examples.

Answer

 

The transformation from larva (immature form) into adult is called metamorphosis

Larva and Adult look completely different from each other

metamorphosis - Teachoo.jpg

Example -

Frog(Egg----tadpole----Adult)

 

, Silkmoth (Egg-----pupa or caterpillar-----silkworm)

 

  1. Class 8
  2. Chapter 9 Class 8 - Reproduction In Animals

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