Asked in Butterflies and Moths
Can butterflies chew food?
A butterfly is the mature (final) stage of the life cycle of the insect. Butterflies can sip nectar but their mouth parts can not chew food. In the immature stages butterfly caterpillars do have mouth parts for chewing food and they do indeed chew food. ...
Asked in Animal Behavior
Do animals chew their food?
Depending on what kind of animal you are talking about, the answer varies. Most animals do chew their food. Animals such as snakes, dolphins, lizards, birds, and insect-eating bats do not chew their food. MABYE animals somtimes chew their food, but they usally gulp it. MABYE animals somtimes chew their food, but they usally gulp it. ...