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    • Arthropod
    • Joint Legged Invertebrate
    • Arthropods
  • Scientific Names
    • Arthropoda
  • Spanish
    • Artrópodos
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    • 節肢動物門

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Langostas, cangrejos de río y de mar Suborder Pleocyemata

Observer

tierraiberica

Date

June 19, 2008

Place

Kafountine (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

tommyswift

Date

October 20, 2014 10:40 PM HKT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Longhorn beetle

Photos / Sounds

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What

Longhorn Beetles Family Cerambycidae

Observer

tommyswift

Date

October 30, 2014 11:42 PM HKT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Crane flies Family Tipulidae sensu lato

Observer

tommyswift

Date

November 1, 2014 02:53 PM HKT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Garden Katydid Caedicia simplex

Observer

tommyswift

Date

October 9, 2014 10:26 PM HKT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Stink Bugs Family Pentatomidae

Observer

tommyswift

Date

July 16, 2014 08:39 PM HKT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Wax-tailed Planthoppers Family Fulgoridae

Observer

tommyswift

Date

July 14, 2014 02:03 PM HKT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Stink Bugs Family Pentatomidae

Observer

tommyswift

Date

July 16, 2014 12:40 PM HKT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Flatid Planthoppers Family Flatidae

Observer

tommyswift

Date

July 8, 2014 08:26 PM HKT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

tommyswift

Date

July 12, 2014 01:44 PM HKT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Beetles Order Coleoptera

Observer

tommyswift

Date

July 3, 2014 10:53 PM HKT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

東方凸額蝗 Traulia orientalis

Observer

tommyswift

Date

June 26, 2014 10:32 PM HKT

Place

(Somewhere...)
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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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