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List out the Advantages and Disadvantages of indirect Development.

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Advantages : 

1. The larval forms are much different from the adult and thrive on different food resources 

2. They also grow in a different ecological habitat. 

3. Hence in case of calamities, they may continue to exist even if the adults die.

4. Indirect development is a better means for the species to survive. 


1. Chances of all larvae developing into adult cannot be assumed. 

2. Eggs have very little yolk. 

3. Parental care is not seen.

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