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Augochlorini larvae - Augochlora pura

Augochlorini larvae - Augochlora pura
Briar Bush Nature Center, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
July 22, 2007
It is interesting how the pellets of pollen line the inside of the cell.

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Moved from Augochlorini.

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Could it be that the feeding action of the larva spreads the "loaf" out?

 
Tiles
Those pollen pellets are placed there very neatly, they look like tiles. Better seen in the other image.

 
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Ah, I see. That is very ingenious..

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