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    • insectes
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    • Insecta
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    • Insetti
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    • Insects
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    • Insectos
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    • 昆蟲
    • 昆蟲綱

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

alexslwong33

Date

June 7, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Saw this 豹尺蛾 Tiger Moth (Dysphania militaris) after lunch. It appeared for a few seconds only.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Dog-day Cicada Tibicen canicularis

Observer

kpmcfarland

Date

July 21, 2014

Description

long buzz song

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

alexslwong33

Date

June 7, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Saw this 大透翅天蛾 (Cephonodes hylas) after lunch. It appeared for a few seconds only.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Cicadas Family Cicadidae

Observer

kpmcfarland

Date

July 19, 2014

Description

singing

Photos / Sounds

Observer

alexslwong33

Date

June 7, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Saw this 瓜絹野螟 Cucumber Moth (Diaphania indica) after lunch.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

moths Order Lepidoptera

Observer

greglasley

Date

July 24, 2014

Description

less than 3/4 inch, wingtip to wingtip

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Scarlet-winged Lichen Moth Hypoprepia miniata

Observer

greglasley

Date

July 24, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

平眼尺蛾 (Problepsis vulgaris) Problepsis vulgaris

Observer

alexslwong33

Date

June 7, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Saw this 平眼尺蛾 (Problepsis vulgaris) hiding under the leaves at lunch time. Discovered another one 2 to 3 hours later.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Whitetail Plathemis lydia

Observer

godricvt

Date

July 22, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

godricvt

Date

July 22, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

patriciafojut

Date

July 1, 2014 08:40 PM CDT

Description

Yellow underwing

Photos / Sounds

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What

Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing Noctua fimbriata

Observer

dhobern

Date

July 20, 2014 08:37 AM CEST

Description

Noctua fimbriata (Schreber, 1759), Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing, to MV light, Stubberup (Nysted), Denmark, Europe, 19/20 July 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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