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

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Recent observations

Insects

Photos / Sounds

What

insect Class Insecta

Observer

nikonoid

Date

October 9, 2014 12:23 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

What

Katydids Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

nikonoid

Date

October 11, 2014 11:28 AM CST

Description

Katydid found among flies in observation 1032941 http://www.inaturalist.org/observations/1034941

Photos / Sounds

What

Fly Order Diptera

Observer

nikonoid

Date

October 11, 2014 11:19 AM CST

Description

Small flies which stood on leaves and rhythmically moved their wings in what almost appeared like a dance.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Beefly(Villa sp.) Genus Villa

Observer

satishnikam

Date

the past

Place

kurvande (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

satishnikam

Date

the past

Place

kurvande (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bicolored Sallow Sunira bicolorago

Observer

smwhite

Date

October 23, 2014 11:53 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

alexminico

Date

August 28, 2010

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

alexminico

Date

August 3, 2010

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

alexminico

Date

August 3, 2010

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

alexminico

Date

June 19, 2010

Photos / Sounds

Observer

m_jon

Date

October 24, 2014 04:53 PM NZDT

Description

Leaf mining caterpillar inside a leaf of Senecio quadridentatus.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

m_jon

Date

October 21, 2014 03:21 PM NZDT

Description

Feeding on the shoot of a wild Senecio glomeratus.

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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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