Lepidoptera

Definition of Lepidoptera

Lep`i`dop´te`ra   Pronunciation: ~dǒp´tė`rå
n. pl.1.(Zool.) An order of insects, which includes the butterflies and moths. They have broad wings, covered with minute overlapping scales, usually brightly colored.

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animal order, Arctiidae, Bombycidae, caterpillar, class Hexapoda, class Insecta, Danaidae, family Arctiidae, family Bombycidae, family Danaidae, family Gelechiidae, family Geometridae, family Lasiocampidae, family Lycaenidae, family Lymantriidae, family Noctuidae, family Nymphalidae, family Pieridae, family Pyralidae, family Pyralididae, family Saturniidae, family Satyridae, family Sphingidae, family Tortricidae, Gelechiidae, Geometridae, Hexapoda, Insecta, Lasiocampidae, lepidopteran, lepidopteron, lepidopterous insect, Lycaenidae, Lymantriidae, Noctuidae, Nymphalidae, order Lepidoptera, Pieridae, Pyralidae, Pyralididae, Saturniidae, Satyridae, Sphingidae, superfamily Tineoidea, Tineoidea, Tortricidae
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