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simple metamorphosis

Gradual metamorphosis of a grasshopper
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
No Taxon (Glossary)
No Taxon (S)
No Taxon simple metamorphosis
Identification
Insects undergoing simple metamorphosis typically have a three-stage life cycle:
1-embryo (egg)
2-nymph (resemble small adults)
3-adult (sexually mature, wings typically functional)

See metamorphosis for more details.
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