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Vanessa cardui (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae)

Phylogeny of the Nymphalidae (Lepidoptera)

Organization of the Olfactory System of Nymphalidae Butterflies

Water Loss and Desiccation Tolerances of Longwing Butterflies(Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae)

Environmental Elements Involved in Communal Roosting in Heliconius Butterflies (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae)

Migration Patterns and Environmental Effects on Stopover of Monarch Butterflies (Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae) at Peninsula Point, Michigan

Compensatory Feeding in Danaus plexippus (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) in Response to Variation in Host Plant Quality

Saliva or Regurgitated Nectar? What Heliconius Butterflies (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) Use for Pollen Feeding

Temporal Occurrence of Two Morpho Butterflies (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae): Influence of Weather and Food Resources

That Awkward Age for Butterflies: Insights from the Age of the Butterfly Subfamily Nymphalinae (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae)

Long-term Trends in the Number of Monarch Butterflies (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) Counted on Fall Migration at Long Point, Ontario, Canada (1995–2014)

Immature Biology of Neptis hesione podarces (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) in Taiwan, With Discussion on Its Frass Chain Function

Biology and external morphology of the immature stages of the butterfly Callicore pygas eucale, with comments on the taxonomy of the genus Callicore (Nymphalidae: Biblidinae)

Larval Adaptation of the Endangered Maritime Ringlet Coenonympha tullia nipisiquit McDonnough (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) to a Saline Wetland Habitat

Influence of Alternate Prey on Predation of Monarch Butterfly (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) Larvae by the Multicolored Asian Lady Beetle (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae)

Interspecific Variation in Size, Diapause Intensity, and Moisture Responses of First-Instar Speyeria (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) Larvae

The early stages and natural history of Antirrhea adoptiva porphyrosticta (Watkins, 1928) in eastern Ecuador (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae: Morphinae)


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; subclass Pterygota, order Lepidoptera)

Family of small to large, colourful butterflies. The fore legs are reduced, non-functional, and have long, hair-like scales. The egg is ribbed, the larvae are spined, and the pupae are not supported by a silken girdle. There are about 5000 species and the family has a world-wide distribution.

Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences.

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