eclosion definition

  • noun:
    • The introduction of an adult pest from a pupal instance or an insect larva from an egg.
    • The emergence of an insect from pupa instance, or of a larva through the egg
    • The act of rising from a covering or concealment; specifically, in entomology, the escape of an insect from the pupaor chrysalis-case.

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