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  • English
    • Arthropod
    • Joint Legged Invertebrate
    • Arthropods
  • Scientific Names
    • Arthropoda
  • Spanish
    • Artrópodos
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 節肢動物門

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Recent observations

Arachnids

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Observer

jimsteamer

Date

September 29, 2014

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jimsteamer

Date

September 29, 2014

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What

Sphinx Moths Family Sphingidae

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

October 30, 2014 07:09 AM WST

Description

Size is 50-55mm in length.

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Mantids Family Mantidae

Observer

michael_morin

Date

October 30, 2014 10:46 AM CDT

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Observer

jimsteamer

Date

September 29, 2014

Description

Grey Pansy

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Observer

jimsteamer

Date

September 29, 2014

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Brushfooted Butterflies Family Nymphalidae

Observer

jimsteamer

Date

September 29, 2014

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What

Ceraunus Blue Hemiargus ceraunus

Observer

finatic

Date

August 26, 2014 01:22 PM PDT

Description

Pinal County, Arizona, US

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jimsteamer

Date

September 28, 2014

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Observer

jimsteamer

Date

September 28, 2014

Place

Katmandu Nepal (Google, OSM)

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What

variegated fritillary Euptoieta claudia

Observer

benhutchins

Date

October 25, 2014

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Reakirt's Blue Echinargus isola

Observer

benhutchins

Date

October 25, 2014
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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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