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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lepidoptera

The Lepidoptera is an order of insects that includes butterflies and moths (both are called lepidopterans). 180,000 species of Lepidoptera are described, in 126 families and 46 .... Butterflies and moths vary in size from microlepidoptera only a few millimeters long, to conspicuous animals with a wingspan greater than 25 ...

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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 ...

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.exploringnature.org/db/view/662

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

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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.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.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.sciencentre.qm.qld.gov.au/Find+out+about/Animals+of+Queensland/Insects/Butterflies+and+moths

The beautiful and often subtle colours of moths and butterflies are formed by thousands of tiny scales that cover the wings. The scientific name Lepidoptera ...

www.vocabulary.com/dictionary/Lepidoptera

the order of animals. Word Family. Lepidoptera. the "Lepidoptera" family ... the fall cankerworm — these pests belong to the darker side of the order Lepidoptera.

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.”  ...