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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

Observer

icosahedron

Date

September 19, 2014 11:56 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

Observer

i_c_riddell

Date

September 19, 2014 10:18 AM CAT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Small Heath Coenonympha pamphilus

Observer

martingrimm

Date

September 19, 2014 12:48 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Small Tortoiseshell Aglais urticae

Observer

martingrimm

Date

September 19, 2014 12:40 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

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What

European hornet Vespa crabro

Observer

martingrimm

Date

September 19, 2014 12:19 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Wall Lasiommata megera

Observer

martingrimm

Date

September 19, 2014 12:02 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Blue Polyommatus icarus

Observer

martingrimm

Date

September 19, 2014 12:11 PM CEST

Description

Female

Photos / Sounds

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What

Old World Swallowtail Papilio machaon

Observer

marcello

Date

June 14, 2014 05:46 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ladybird Beetles Family Coccinellidae

Observer

melrodgers

Date

September 20, 2014 08:50 AM EST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

wkcheng71

Date

September 18, 2014 12:49 PM HKT

Place

Po Toi (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Variegated Meadowhawk Sympetrum corruptum

Observer

jmaughn

Date

September 19, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Img_1613

What

Stink Bugs Family Pentatomidae

Observer

cosmiccat

Date

September 19, 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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