Papilionoidea


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Papilionoidea

[pə‚pil·ē·ə′nȯid·ē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A superfamily of diurnal butterflies (Lepidoptera) with clubbed antennae, which are rounded at the tip, and forewings that always have two or more veins.
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Feeding behaviours of neotropical butterflies (Lepidoptera, Papilionoidea).
Butterflies (Lepidoptera: Papilionoidea) of Arequipa, Peru: A checklist, with two new records from Peru
(2013), where butterflies (Lepidoptera: Papilionoidea, Hesperioidea) were collected.
Wing shape and flight behaviour in butterflies (Lepidoptera: Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea): a preliminary analysis.
Para Mexico se han registrado 1,808 especies de Papilionoidea, en tanto que los lepidopteros nocturnos han sido agrupados en alrededor de 12,575 especies (Heppner, 2002).
During the course of identification of Papilionoidea group 07 species were discovered under two families.
Diversity of diurnal butterflies (Lepidoptera: Papilionoidea) associated with a shade coffee agroecosystem (Curiti, Santander)