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Lepidtera order include butterflies,moths,and skipper butterflies.
A main characteristic of lepidtera is scales on the body and wings,
a proboscis, and go through a complete metamorphosis.
There are over 174,250 estimated species in the world today.
Coleoptera is commonly known as beetles.
Characteristics of beetles are two sets of wings,
hard exoskeleton, and large jaws.
They normally have three segments in their bodies.
Often referred to as the true bugs.
and shield bugs.
A common characteristic is the mouth
parts where the mandibles are kept and often have a beak.
Orthoptera are paurometabokous.
Meaning incomplete metamorphosis.
A well known characteristic are the long
back legs that allows them to hop.
This mainly includes locusts, crickets, and grasshoppers.
Blattodea simply means cockroach.
One of the best known pest species in the world.
They are mainly nocturnal, and are the hardiest insects.
May be the most primitive living insects.
Includes damselflies, and dragonflies.
Odonata is the order of carnivorous insects.
Dragonflies are stronger fliers than damelflies
because of their bigger wings and bodies.
One of the largest orders of insects.
Includes sawflies, wasps, bees, and ants.
Have stingers for defenses, and make hives or nests.
Also have two sets of wings.
Has a secondary set of
wings called halters.
Flies are the main insect in Diptera.
Fly maggots are used for maggot therapy which
will then debride necrotic wounds.