38 Images That Will Make You Fall In Love With Butterflies

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One of the most amazing and mysterious things that happen in nature is the metamorphoses that caterpillars undergo to become moths or butterflies. for those who don’t know how this works, here is the low down . Inside the cocoons the caterpillars are liquified . retaining only rudimentary ” plates ” . these are the starting point for important features like the wings and eyes. when the process is complete , these caterpillars turn into magnificent butterflies with the more familiar shape , here are before and after pictures of awesome butterflies : 

 

1 :  Acharia Stimulea – before 

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2 :  Acharia Stimulea – after 

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3 : Acraga Coa – before 

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4 : Acraga Coa – BOOM ! after 

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5 : Attacus Atlas – before 

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6 : Attacus Atlas – after 

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7 : Black Swallowtail – before 

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8 : Black Swallowtail – after 

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9 : Blue Morpho – before ( blue ? ) 

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10 : Blue Morpho – after ( ohhhhh ) 

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11 : Brahmin Moth – before 

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12 : Brahmin Moth – after 

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13 : Cecropia – before 

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14 : Cecropia – after 

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15 : Cerura Vinula – before 

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16 : Cerura Vinula – after 

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17 : Flannel Moth – before 

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18 : Flannel Moth – after 

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19 : Glass Winged Butterfly – before 

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20 : Glass Winged Butterfly – after 

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21 : Hubbard’s Small Silkmoth – before 

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22 : Hubbard’s Small Silkmoth – after 

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23 : Io Moth – before 

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24 : Io Moth – after 

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25 : Isa Textula – before 

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26 : Isa Textula – after 

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27 : Isochaetes Beutenmuelleri – before 

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28 : Isochaetes Beutenmuelleri – after 

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29 : Phobetron Pithecium – before 

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30 : Phobetron Pithecium – after 

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31 : Pipevine Swallowtail – before 

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32 : Pipevine Swallowtail – after 

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33 : Polyura Sempronius – before 

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34 : Polyura Sempronius – after 

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35 : Spicebush Swallowtail – before 

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36 : Spicebush Swallowtail – after 

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37 : Spotted Apatelodes – before 

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38 : Spotted Apatelodes – after 

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