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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lepidoptera

Lepidoptera is an order of insects that includes butterflies and moths (both are called lepidopterans). About 180,000 species of the Lepidoptera are described, in 126 families and .... Butterflies and moths vary in size from microlepidoptera only a few millimeters long, to conspicuous animals with a wingspan greater than 25 ...

www.answers.com/Q/What_creatures_belong_to_the_family_lepidoptera

What is lepidoptera? it looks like a moth ... to what family of a creatures does a lizerd belong ? to what family of a creatures does a lizerd belong ? Edit. Share to:  ...

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.

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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 undescribed species (mostly micromoths) ... Images showing the characteristics of the order Lepidoptera:.

www.uky.edu/hort/butterflies/all-about-butterflies

... belong to this group. The word "Lepidoptera" means "scaly wings" in Greek. ... Both butterflies and moths belong to the same insect group called Lepidoptera. In general, butterflies ... Butterflies are complex creatures. Their day-to-day lives ...

www.britannica.com/topic-browse/Animals/Insects/Butterfly-and-Moth-Group

List of articles about Animals / Insects / Butterfly and Moth Group. ... Papilioninae any of a group of butterflies in the family Papilionidae (order Lepidoptera).

www.exploringnature.org/db/view/662

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

www.loc.gov/rr/scitech/mysteries/butterflymoth.html

Butterflies and moths belong to the order Lepidoptera (from the Greek lepis ... The smallest known moths are from the pygmy moth family (Nepticulidae) with ... of the magnificence and complexity of some of nature's most splendid creatures.”  ...