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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lepidoptera

The Lepidoptera is an order of insects that includes moths and butterflies (both called .... In some males of the butterfly family Nymphalidae, the forelegs are greatly ... and which act as signals to other animals including rivals and potential mates. ...... The fossil belongs to a small primitive moth-like species, and its wings are ...

www.answers.com/Q/What_creatures_belong_to_the_family_lepidoptera

Their crops are frozen in the ground so they can't harvest them, so they can't take them to market, so they can't pay their rent. The monster is strong and is able to ...

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Feb 16, 2004 ... Kingdom Animalia (Animals) ... 89 families and 12,766+ species in North America (1), although there may be many unidentified species (mostly micromoths) ... Images showing the characteristics of the order Lepidoptera:.

www.zoology.ubc.ca/bclepetal/order%20lepidoptera%20et%20al%20text%20files/order_lepidoptera.htm

Order LEPIDOPTERA (Moths & Butterflies): Key and Description of Families .... over 100 families and almost 99% of lepidopteran species belong to the Ditrysia,  ...

www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/butterflies/Classification.shtml

Butterflies and moth belong to the order Lepidoptera. ... Phylum Arthropoda ( arthropods, invertebrate animals with an exoskeleton, a segmented body, and ... Family Papilionidae - Swallowtail Butterflies - most species have prominent "tails.

www.biokids.umich.edu/critters/Lepidoptera

There is more information about the families of Butterflies on their separate pages ... These animals are found in the following types of habitat; temperate; tropical ...

www.amentsoc.org/insects/fact-files/orders/lepidoptera.html

The Lepidoptera are probably the most widely studied order of invertebrates, and ... thereby releasing more time to watch and study these fascinating creatures. ... ( most species in most families are described) and 927 species are illustrated by ...

www.britannica.com/animal/lepidopteran

May 8, 2013 ... Lepidoptera any of more than 155000 species of butterflies, moths, and skippers. ... into animal matter and in turn serve as food for many other groups of animals. ... The large family-level groups and many smaller ones are worldwide in ..... The distasteful insect, called the model, may even belong to an ...

www.ento.csiro.au/education/insects/lepidoptera.html

Lepidoptera: moths and butterflies. Characteristics This is one of the most well known and easily recognisable orders of insects and contains about 21 000 ...

www.exploringnature.org/db/view/662

Kingdom – Animals Phylum – Arthropoda ... 5) Butterfly & Moth Order – Lepidoptera. Family – ... Family – Ants; Family – Bees; Family – Wasps. 7) Dragonfly ...