Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 1759
emanate, squamous, plaintive, imago
Typical of his kind, Raphidio underwent a complete metamorphosis from egg to smiling pink larva, to inky-fingered pupa, and finally imago: tall, dark-eyed, and with huge squamous wings, emanating shimmering charm from every scale, so that the air around him always throbbed with soft, plaintive cries of yearning females.
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