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Creative Commons Flickr Photos Tagged "Insecta."

Recent observations

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What

Small Phigalia Phigalia strigataria

Observer

keimwj

Date

April 5, 2015

Description

05 Apr 2015.
Buckingham Springs, Bucks Co, PA.
Male.
Attracted to porch light.

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What

Emerald Moths and Allies Family Geometridae

Observer

loarie

Date

February 11, 2016 10:44 PM UTC

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What

Emerald Moths and Allies Family Geometridae

Observer

loarie

Date

February 11, 2016 10:46 PM UTC

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What

Emerald Moths and Allies Family Geometridae

Observer

loarie

Date

February 11, 2016 10:48 PM UTC

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What

Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

Observer

loarie

Date

February 11, 2016 10:49 PM UTC

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What

Noctuid Moths Family Noctuidae

Observer

loarie

Date

February 11, 2016 10:50 PM UTC

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What

Emerald Moths and Allies Family Geometridae

Observer

loarie

Date

February 11, 2016 10:51 PM UTC

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What

Emerald Moths and Allies Family Geometridae

Observer

loarie

Date

February 11, 2016 10:52 PM UTC

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Observer

loarie

Date

February 11, 2016 10:54 PM UTC

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What

Potter Wasps Subfamily Eumeninae

Observer

sagamoreoh

Date

February 12, 2016 11:17 AM EST

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Observer

loarie

Date

February 11, 2016 10:45 PM UTC

Description

I had thought these were Oak Winter Highfliers, but they are subtly different

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What

Gossamer-winged Butterflies Family Lycaenidae

Observer

onildo_marini

Date

May 16, 2012 09:19 AM BRT
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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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