Credit: PETER MATULAVICH/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Monarch butterfly (Danus plexippus) caterpillar climbs milkweed plant. The yellow and black colors warn predators to stay away as monarch caterpillars taste bad. Monarchs undergo complete metamorphosis which includes four stages: egg, larva, pupa, and adult. Its metamorphosis is among the most well-documented of any insect.

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Keywords: adult, animal, arthropod, butterfly, caterpillar, danaus plexippus, egg, insect, insecta, insects, invertebrate, larva, metamorphosis, milkweed, monarch, monarch butterfly caterpillar, pupa, warning colors, zoology

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Monarch butterfly caterpillar

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