Date of observation Observation
26th march 4 flies placed in jar
27th no activity, 1fly dead
28th Eggs laid, 3 flies dead
29th No activity
30th 1st in star, (2 mm)
31st 1st in star, (5 mm)
1st 2nd instar (9 mm)
2nd 2nd instar (11 mm)
3rd 3rd instar (15 mm)
4th pupae
Table 15: Observation day wise of the jar containing the flies placed for copulation.