insectlove:

ofthewoodland: The female Vapourer moth (Rusty Tussock moth) lacks wings entirely. After hatching from her cocoon, she waits on the cocoon for her mate, lays her eggs on the cocoon after mating, and dies.

insectlove:

ofthewoodland: The female Vapourer moth (Rusty Tussock moth) lacks wings entirely. After hatching from her cocoon, she waits on the cocoon for her mate, lays her eggs on the cocoon after mating, and dies.

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