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    • insectes
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    • Insecta
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    • Insetti
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    • 昆蟲
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

18-spot ladybird Myrrha octodecimguttata

Observer

dhobern

Date

July 30, 2014 09:04 AM CEST

Description

Myrrha octodecimguttata (Linnaeus, 1758), to Robinson trap, Søborg, Denmark, 29/30 July 2014

Photos / Sounds

Observer

dhobern

Date

July 30, 2014 09:02 AM CEST

Description

Sisyra nigra (Retzius, 1783), to Robinson trap, Søborg, Denmark, 29/30 July 2014

Photos / Sounds

Observer

annikaml

Date

July 30, 2014 02:20 AM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

dhobern

Date

July 30, 2014 10:07 AM CEST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

July 13, 2014 06:40 PM HKT

Description

瘦足蠅科 Stilt-legged Flies (Family Micropezidae)

Photos / Sounds

What

Garden Tiger Arctia caja

Observer

speedy

Date

July 30, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

Observer

texasblonde

Date

July 30, 2014 01:32 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

monarch butterfly Danaus plexippus

Observer

wingedwolfpsion

Date

July 27, 2014

Description

My swamp milkweed was very popular this year!

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

彩帶蜂屬 Genus Nomia

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

July 30, 2014 02:02 PM HKT

Description

彩帶蜂屬 (Nomia)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Luna Moth Actias luna

Observer

stevemo

Date

July 29, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

moths Order Lepidoptera

Observer

wingedwolfpsion

Date

July 25, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

moths Order Lepidoptera

Observer

wingedwolfpsion

Date

July 25, 2014
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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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