Egg larva pupa adult this is the life cycle of a egg to a mealworm to a pupa to a adult
Egg and larva the eggs hatch between 4 to 19 days mealworms eat a lot
On the pupa stage they are complety still but there changing inside the crysalis The’ll stay in that stage for about 2 or 3 weeks
Adult Beetle Once there done with there pupa stage there Now a adult beetle With a hard shell And They can be a darkling beetle or a beetle with A adult beetle has a very defensive shell it is like a shield Has a head thorax and abdomen
Fun Facts!! Mealworms Do have 6 tiny legs in the front It is so very slow until it turns into a beetle Mealworms are eaten by a lot of predators Mealworms are high in protein The beetles that used to be mealworms are re ally grain beetles Beetles have wings but can’t fly!!!!