Classification
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  • Korean
    • 갑각류
    • 절지동물문
  • Italian
    • Artropodi
  • Portuguese
    • Artrópodes
  • Scientific Names
    • Arthropoda
  • English
    • Arthropods
    • Joint Legged Invertebrate
    • Arthropod
  • Spanish
    • Artrópodos
  • Russian
    • Членистоногие
  • Belarusian
    • Членістаногія
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 節肢動物門
  • Japanese
    • 節足動物門

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Recent observations

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chanddgreen

Date

July 24, 2016 01:19 PM HKT
Arachnids

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Arachnids Class Arachnida

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eddibisulli

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July 24, 2016 04:32 PM SAST

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Damselflies Suborder Zygoptera

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eddibisulli

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July 24, 2016 04:35 PM SAST

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Square

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Beetles Order Coleoptera

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danilo_hegg

Date

July 13, 2016 08:02 AM NZST

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Square

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Blue Tiger Tirumala hamata

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shantanup

Date

September 6, 2015 05:31 PM IDT

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Square

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Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

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simonnicholas

Date

July 25, 2016 08:58 PM NZST
Insects

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Insects Class Insecta

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premasagar

Date

July 17, 2016 09:54 PM CEST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Some kind of "glow worm".

Insects

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Insects Class Insecta

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premasagar

Date

July 18, 2016 09:05 PM CEST

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(Somewhere...)

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Spiders Order Araneae

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premasagar

Date

July 19, 2016 08:46 AM CEST

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(Somewhere...)

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Beetles Order Coleoptera

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premasagar

Date

July 24, 2016 08:02 AM CEST

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(Somewhere...)

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Square

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Flies Order Diptera

Observer

jasonrgrant

Date

July 25, 2016 12:48 AM AKDT

Description

Nocturnal

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Square

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Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

Observer

jasonrgrant

Date

July 25, 2016 12:48 AM AKDT

Description

Nocturnal

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Description from Wikipedia

An arthropod is an invertebrate animal having an exoskeleton (external skeleton), a segmented body, and jointed appendages. Arthropods are members of the phylum Arthropoda (from Greek ἄρθρον árthron, "joint", and πούς pous (gen. podos), i.e. "foot" or "leg", which together mean "jointed leg"), and include the insects, arachnids, and crustaceans. Arthropods are characterized by their jointed limbs and cuticles, which are mainly made of α-chitin; the cuticles of crustaceans are also biomineralized with calcium carbonate. The...

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