DR MORLEY READ / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY DR MORLEY READ / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Timelapse footage of hatching eggs of the Gulf fritillary butterfly (Agraulis vanillae). This is a heliconid butterfly whose larvae feed on passion vines (Passiflora). The caterpillars are eating the egg shells. Filmed in the Ecuadorian Amazon.
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