Week 17 Recap: Tables and Figures

Last week, in tables and figures:

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Looks like we are starting to lose some live plants out there. If you see plant that looks dead, please mark it as DEAD, not NE.

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Check out the last two panels especially – an increasing trend of larvae per week, and they are still quite large on average. Not many eggs – are there eggs hiding out there? Keep an eye out for those monarch eggs!

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Addendum: Some folks saw a monarch prepupa today – here is a video of the transformation from a 5th instar caterpillar to a chrysalis (a.k.a. a pupa) and here is a video of a monarch adult emerging from a chrysalis. (You can speed up the videos in YouTube.)

 

 

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