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  • lepidopterological
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How to use lepidopterous in a sentence

Many rare Lepidopterous larv may be obtained by the use of the beating net and by beating foliage over an umbrella.
DIRECTIONS FOR COLLECTING AND PRESERVING INSECTSC. V. RILEY
Some Lepidopterous larv even (Alucita pentadactyla, Callimorpha rosea, &c.) assume the pupa state within their last skin.
AN INTRODUCTION TO ENTOMOLOGY: VOL. III (OF 4)WILLIAM KIRBY
The angular lepidopterous ones, however, are more gaily decorated.
AN INTRODUCTION TO ENTOMOLOGY: VOL. III (OF 4)WILLIAM KIRBY
Lepidopterous pup, however, are not excluded from the last skin of the larv with this hard covering.
AN INTRODUCTION TO ENTOMOLOGY: VOL. III (OF 4)WILLIAM KIRBY
Grape vines are subject to the attacks of many lepidopterous insects.
AMERICAN POMOLOGYJ. A. WARDER
Its most deadly enemy in the insect world is a small insect of the lepidopterous variety, which is known as the coffee-leaf miner.
ALL ABOUT COFFEEWILLIAM H. UKERS
The greatest difference in the mode of life which occurs amongst Lepidopterous larv is shown by wood feeders.
STUDIES IN THE THEORY OF DESCENT (VOLUMES 1 AND 2)AUGUST WEISMANN
Tortrix, tor′triks, n. the typical genus of Tortricid, a family of small lepidopterous insects.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 4 OF 4: S-Z AND SUPPLEMENTS)VARIOUS
We do not regret the discovery made by Mr. Swainson of that name being previously occupied for a genus of Lepidopterous Insects.
A CONCHOLOGICAL MANUALGEORGE BRETTINGHAM SOWERBY
The spider, it appears, is an "undescribed species of Erigone," and the larvæ are probably lepidopterous.
THE FIRST LANDING ON WRANGEL ISLANDIRVING C. ROSSE
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WORDS RELATED TO LEPIDOPTEROUS

  • lepidopterological
  • lepidopterous
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