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Butterflies & Moths of the World

Butterflies & Moths of the World

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Butterflies & Moths of the World
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Butterflies and Moths are insects of the order Lepidoptera. Their brilliant colors have inspired artistic depictions dating back to the Egyptians and their wing structure continues to inspire scientists and engineers today. Help us document their amazing diversity.

Butterflies & Moths of the World

Recent Spottings

Rustic Manoj Samuel Grg 3 0 Rustic
Midamia Moth pamsai 4 0 Midamia Moth
False Tiger Moth Manoj Samuel Grg 6 0 False Tiger Moth
Great Eggfly Butterfly SukanyaDatta 1 0 Great Eggfly Butterfly
Oleander Hawkmoth Caterpillar Marek Koszorek 2 2 Oleander Hawkmoth Caterpillar
Swift Skipper Manoj Samuel Grg 1 0 Swift Skipper
Contiguous Swift Manoj Samuel Grg 1 0 Contiguous Swift
Delias flavistriga pamsai 7 7 Delias flavistriga
Delias toxopei pamsai 4 0 Delias toxopei
Autumn Leaf Caterpillar Marek Koszorek 0 2 Autumn Leaf Caterpillar
Swift Hopper Manoj Samuel Grg 2 0 Swift Hopper
Purple Spotted Swallowtail pamsai 3 0 Purple Spotted Swallowtail
Delias aroae pamsai 3 0 Delias aroae
Delias rileyi pamsai 3 0 Delias rileyi
Delias caroli pamsai 2 0 Delias caroli
Zebra Delias pamsai 2 0 Zebra Delias
Zebra Delias pamsai 2 0 Zebra Delias
Delias hypomelas f. argentata pamsai 2 0 Delias hypomelas f. argentata
Delias neagra pamsai 2 0 Delias neagra
Delias leucias pamsai 2 0 Delias leucias
Delias alepa pamsai 2 3 Delias alepa
Delias hapalina. pamsai 2 0 Delias hapalina.
Erycinidia virgo pamsai 1 0 Erycinidia virgo
Delias oktanglap pamsai 2 0 Delias oktanglap
Dark-bar Bushbrown pamsai 1 0 Dark-bar Bushbrown
Delias aruna pamsai 1 0 Delias aruna
Delias microsticha pamsai 1 0 Delias microsticha
Red Admiral Malcolm Wilton-Jones 5 2 Red Admiral
Delias isocharis pamsai 1 0 Delias isocharis
Tawny Rajah Manoj Samuel Grg 3 0 Tawny Rajah
Forest Hopper Manoj Samuel Grg 1 0 Forest Hopper
Purple Spotted Swallowtail pamsai 6 10 Purple Spotted Swallowtail
Tail-less Line Blue Leana Lahom-Cristobal 1 0 Tail-less Line Blue
Purple Sapphire Manoj Samuel Grg 2 0 Purple Sapphire
Great Eggfly Manoj Samuel Grg 2 0 Great Eggfly
Parantica schenkii pamsai 1 0 Parantica schenkii
Wall Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Wall
Red Admiral; Vanesa arlanda 1 2 Red Admiral; Vanesa
Painted Lady Malcolm Wilton-Jones 1 0 Painted Lady
Common Jester Manoj Samuel Grg 1 0 Common Jester
Geometrid Moth LaurenZarate 1 0 Geometrid Moth
Geometrid Moth LaurenZarate 0 2 Geometrid Moth
Unknown spotting Les Catchick 5 0 Unknown spotting
Fiery Skipper LaurenZarate 3 0 Fiery Skipper
Geometrid Moth LaurenZarate 1 2 Geometrid Moth
Noctuid Moth Manoj Samuel Grg 2 0 Noctuid Moth
Geometrid Moth Manoj Samuel Grg 2 0 Geometrid Moth
Redbase Jezebel Manoj Samuel Grg 7 0 Redbase Jezebel
Marbled White Moth Manoj Samuel Grg 1 0 Marbled White Moth
Tithonus Birdwing female pamsai 5 0 Tithonus Birdwing female

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