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Lepidopterological vs. Lepidopterology

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Lepidopterologicaladjective

Of or relating to lepidopterology.

Lepidopterologynoun

The scientific study of butterflies and moths (the Lepidoptera).

Lepidopterologynoun

lepidoptery the hobby of butterfly collecting

Lepidopterology

Lepidopterology (from Ancient Greek 位蔚蟺委未慰蟼 (lep铆dos) 'scale', 蟺蟿蔚蟻蠈谓 (pter贸n) 'wing', and -位慰纬委伪 (-logia)) is a branch of entomology concerning the scientific study of moths and the three superfamilies of butterflies. Someone who studies in this field is a lepidopterist or, archaically, an aurelian.

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