The Leibniz Institute for the Analysis of Biodiversity Change
is a research museum of the Leibniz Association
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The Holometabola are the insects with complete metamorphosis (larva, pupa, adult) and comprise > 60% of the described animal species. The project aims at solving the open questions in the phylogeny of the group, in order to get a better understanding of their unique life style.