Macrolepidoptera


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Macrolepidoptera

[¦mak·rō‚lep·ə′däp·trə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A former division of Lepidoptera that included the larger moths and butterflies.
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The Macrolepidoptera of the World, a systematic description of the hitherto known Macrolepidoptera.
Patterns in the life histories and feeding strategies of British macrolepidoptera.
editor) The Macrolepidoptera of the World, a systematic description of the hitherto known Macrolepidoptera.
An index to the described life histories, early stages and hosts of the macrolepidoptera of the continental United States and Canada.
Species richness of Macrolepidoptera on Finnish deciduous trees and shrubs.
An index to the described life history, early stages and hosts of the Macrolepidoptera of the continental United States and Canada.