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    • insectes
  • Scientific Names
    • Insecta
  • Italian
    • Insetti
  • English
    • Insects
    • Insect
  • Spanish
    • Insectos
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 昆蟲
    • 昆蟲綱

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Isabella's Longwing Eueides isabella

Observer

evaldonascimento

Date

February 8, 2015 11:52 AM BRST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mangrove Buckeye Junonia evarete

Observer

evaldonascimento

Date

February 8, 2015 11:01 AM BRST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mangrove Buckeye Junonia evarete

Observer

evaldonascimento

Date

February 8, 2015 11:02 AM BRST

Description

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

taogirl

Date

March 25, 2015

Description

time to revive my Odonata knowledge... every year it is almost like starting over, there were many damsels around our temporary pond left on the disc golf course by the rains

Photos / Sounds

What

Harlequin Bug Murgantia histrionica

Observer

dominic

Date

March 27, 2015

Description

I believe these guys are harlequins. There were a lot of them on the mustard plants.

Photos / Sounds

What

Field Cricket Gryllus campestris

Observer

dominic

Date

March 27, 2015

Description

This guy fell in a pit.

Photos / Sounds

What

Alfalfa Looper Autographa californica

Observer

dominic

Date

March 27, 2015

Description

This guy was pretty big. At first I thought it was a Carolina Sphinx but then I looked at the patterns and knew it was an alfalfa looper.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Gray Hairstreak Strymon melinus

Observer

dominic

Date

March 27, 2015

Description

I saw this tiny guy flying around in some freshly cut grass. Any help would be appreciated. Sorry for the horrible picture.

Photos / Sounds

What

Paper Wasps Genus Polistes

Observer

dominic

Date

March 27, 2015

Description

This looked a little different than a normal wasp. It had a different pattern.

Photos / Sounds

What

Dragonflies and Damselflies Order Odonata

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

March 28, 2015 08:41 AM EDT
Insects

Photos / Sounds

What

Insects Class Insecta

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

March 28, 2015 09:21 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

krancmm

Date

March 27, 2015 05:13 PM CDT

Description

Mating

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Description from Wikipedia

Insects (from Latin insectum, a calque of Greek ἔντομον , "cut into sections") are a class of invertebrates within the arthropod phylum that have a chitinous exoskeleton, a three-part body (head, thorax and abdomen), three pairs of jointed legs, compound eyes and one pair of antennae. They are among the most diverse groups of animals on the planet, including more than a million described species and representing more than half of all known living organisms. The...

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