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Vocabulary: National Science Educational Standards » Term: Life science K- 4 » Records: Life cycles » ID: 92

Life cycle of a darkling beetle
Observations This image set shows the life cycle of a darkling beetle.
Explanations The life cycle of a darkling beetle consists of larval, pupal, and adult stages.
California Standards Predictable life cycles
National Standards Life cycles
Related NSF Exemplary Curriculum Investigating life cycles
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Katie Hale
Student, Biological Sciences, California State University, Fullerton


California State University, Fullerton
Jan 07 2007



This material is based upon work that was supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 0127164 to California State University Fullerton. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.

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