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    • Insecte
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    • חרקים
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    • Насякомыя
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    • Насекомые
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    • Insekten
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    • Insetos
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    • 昆蟲綱
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Beetles Order Coleoptera

Date

May 29, 2016

Description

See photo

Photos / Sounds

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What

Forage Looper Moth Caenurgina erechtea

Observer

hobiecat

Date

May 29, 2016

Place

Grand Isle (Google, OSM)

Description

caenurgina erechtea

Photos / Sounds

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What

Red-banded Hairstreak Calycopis cecrops

Observer

cyric

Date

May 31, 2016 11:59 AM ADT

Description

A Red-banded Hairstreak at Pawtuxet Oxbows Park.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Tawny-edged Skipper Polites themistocles

Observer

cyric

Date

May 31, 2016 12:24 PM ADT

Description

A Tawny-edged Skipper at Pawtuxet Oxbows Park.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Blues Subfamily Polyommatinae

Date

May 29, 2016

Description

See photo. Could be a Shasta Blue, but their may not be any state records for the species so I'm proceeding with caution.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Beetles Order Coleoptera

Observer

dlbowls

Date

May 31, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Minute Bog Beetles Family Sphaeriusidae

Observer

joccelyyn

Date

May 31, 2016 04:44 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Barberry Geometer Coryphista meadii

Observer

hobiecat

Date

May 28, 2016

Place

Grand Isle (Google, OSM)

Description

coryphista meadii

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What

Crescents Genus Phyciodes

Observer

susanelliott

Date

May 31, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mustard White Pieris oleracea

Observer

susanelliott

Date

May 31, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

Observer

andyk

Date

May 27, 2016 06:38 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Large Heath Coenonympha tullia

Observer

dlbowls

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)
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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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