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Butterflies and Moths

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To many people they are indistinguishable. There is a difference and this is the place to satisfy you curiosity. Both are class Insecta but the butterfly has a longer smoother antenna and tends to be more colorful. With 165,000 known species, there is room for lots of questions in here.
%REPLIES% Answer I have one of these paintings and would really like to also find out any information on this. I currently cannot find any. Thank you. Answer There is a Berlin Butterfly Painting hanging in the Belmar Fishing Club in Belmar, NJ. I stopped to read the explanation...I don't…
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Yes, as long as you clean and boil them first. be sure to remove whatever does not get eaten after a few hours. Sliced Zucchini is also good to feed them.
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The butterfly is a symbol of transformation or change, love and joy. I got a butterfly tattoo after i had a bad experience in life and i gave myself a better life and the reason why i got one is because it made me feel really free with out any more hurting in my life.. I got a butterfly tattoo af…
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The phrase relates to chaos theory. It's one of those coined sound bites that reporters love because it sounds good, while not really contributing much accurate information (like "the information superhighway" being used to describe the internet). The more accurate name is "sensitive dependence on i…
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Answer Is a picture worth a thousand words? If so, you got 'em. At the bottom are a couple of links with pictures. Bon appétit! Answer cut it in half..
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Although the separation of Lepidopterans into "butterfly" and "moth" categories is a well-known distinction, the difference between a butterfly and a moth is not actually a standard taxonomic division. No rule is perfect, but generally the following conditions apply: The most strict difference is i…
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Depends on where you live. In some areas, some types of hummingbirds stay year round. Yes, however, if the winter is mild, and you keep the liquid feeder out, they will stay in your neighborhood through the winter season. This would probably just be one or two hummingbirds.
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Medal. Back in the old school sailor days a tattoo of a clipper under full sail meant that you had sailed around Cape horn, the southern most tip of South America. It was displayed with great pride almost like a medal. This tattoo was earned. Anyone who wore this tattoo without having earned it s…
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butterflies are when you are nervous. like just before a big race you may feel tingling inside your stomach and this is the feeling called butterflies. also means that you feel like you think that you might not be able to start.
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Symbolism of a Wave TattooI can't speak for specific symbolism, but I was a competitive swimmer for 14 years, and I got mine once I finished my career. I'm very much an aquatic person, so to me, the waves serve as a reminder of my sport and the peace and tranquility that being in or near the water b…
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Symbolism of Wave Tattoos possibly a star sign(ie aquarius) but in general, at least in my understanding, it wont mean much unless it is a personal thing...if your thinking about getting at tattoo may I suggest getting something that has cultural or personal significance? like if your an iris…
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Butterflies show new life from the old. The butterfly also reminds Christians of the statement, 'born again' we become a 'new creation.'
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First, why don't you ask him? A site like this can only help you so much. nahhhh, what i think is don't just ask him- it may frighten him off if he doesn't. ask yourself- do you catch him with his eyes trained on your every move? this means he is fascinated by you: trying to work out every deta…
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Answer 1, Moths It is because moths are drawn to virtually any source of light. Hence the reason why most of them get caught in bugzappers. Same reason mosquitoes are attracted to more people with brighter clothing. Answer 2 We all know that moths are drawn to virtually any source light; the …
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The caterpillars (young) of butterflies eat leaves and plant parts. Different types of caterpillars eat different types of plants. Adult butterflies themselves do not eat, but drink. They usually feed on nectar from plant flowers or tree sap. Some butterflies will feed on the sugars in rotting frui…
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If you see two adult butterflies with their abdomens linked tail-to-tail, they are mating. The male grasps the female and deposits a sperm packet, which fertilizes the female's eggs. The butterflies can fly while mating, but they usually avoid moving unless they are disturbed.
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Give it a good tune-up and change the fuel filters. If you are looking to save some money get a Hayes or a Chilton repair manual and see what it takes to do a basic tune up. Whith any luck you can change the filters, you fluids, spark pluggs,head gasket and head gsket rotor. if not a mechanic could…
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Mix up soap and water really good and throw it on them it kills them pretty quick. Liquid Soap works best.Wasp spray.
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monarch butterflies travel from as far north as Maine and Canada and fly down to south America and Mexico.
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According to the WWF, Monarch butterflies are not endangered. However, their migratory patterns are at risk because their routes are endangered due to habitat loss.yes
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According to the WWF and the IUCN, Monarch butterflies are not currently endangered. However, their migratory patterns are at risk because their routes are endangered due to habitat loss. Illegal deforestation of their overwintering grounds is the greatest current threat. Logging of their tradition…
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Yes, they are (by definition) considered insects. They are in the insect order Lepidoptera and are classified with insects because they have a head, thorax, and abdomen. They also have three pairs of walking legs, antennae and a pair of wings-which are the characteristics of most insects.
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The whole process of metamorphosis is controlled by hormones secreted by the larva. Inside the cocoon the butterfly's organs and other structures are dis-assembled and completely re-modeled. The butterfly is a very delicet creature and the bones and organs has to be re-modeled.
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It depends what kind of "butterfly fish" you are talking about. There are fish like Butterfly Koi and such that eat different things. They will probably eat what most any other fish eats, Bloodworms, fish flakes, or fish pellets.
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Answer Check its 'private part'; if it has an 'X' shape its a female. If it has a little hole or circle its a male.
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You can use Google.com and search in Images. Type in the search box "butterfly tattoos". There are lots of pictures to choose from.
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Redemption
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Alcohol makes everything more fun Answer The people that feel they have to do something dramatic at parties are the ones that aren't confident in themselves and feel the need to be attention seekers, yet there are some individuals that are very out-going and can be super funny and are party peo…
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Molesting butterflies If the butterflies are over 24 hours old, no fine. If they are under that, it's $50 if you don't have parental consent. Seriously though, City Ordinance #352 makes it a misdemeanor to kill or threaten a butterfly, punishable by a $1000 fine.
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A butterfly symbolize luck and happyness!
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Actually, Luna moths have NO MOUTH, therefore they do not eat!  The Luna Moth is a Saturniidae, and as such have no mouths and no need to eat. This type of moth only lives for one week and its sole purpose, in its butterfly stage, is to reproduce.
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No Sweat I don't think so, butterflies are insect which means they have an exoskeleton, and exoskeleton doesn't have pores.
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Buying Dried Butterflies You can purchase them at a reliable source like http://www.leppidio.com/ . They have been shipping dried and live butterflies since 1971.
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12-24 hours.
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fourth of July rainbow butterfliesa rainbow butterfly means beauty of all nature.
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They eat wool or fruit juices Moths are included in order Lepidoptera of class Insecta. It is a very large group including more than 150000 known species .Moths are divided in different families ,each having different food , most of moths are pest of plants ,mostly nectar suckers .Moths of family Ti…
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The typical domestic moth devours 12cm of clothing a minute when under observation in a controlled enviromnent.
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Yes Some of Them Do Most pythons live in the dense underbrush of rugged tropical rainforest regions. They are excellent climbers; some species, like the Green Tree Python, are arboreal. Arboreal means to live in trees. = boomslang and green mamba also lives on trees and some boa species too.
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In the queens chamber!
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The gene for dark coloration in peppered moths may be associated with camouflage. If the moth lives in a darker habitat, then the ability to blend in meant that the darker moths survived over time.
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Mothballs ineffective Animal's arent "repeled" from mothballs, but they may avoid (step over) them, if they were just placed there. Naphthalene and Paradichlorobenzene sublimate quickly, so for extended periods of time in the outdoors the chemical's would be so dilute. I even doubt they would be so …
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There are many different type of Bird of Paradise plants. Depending on where you live, depends on which butterfly in native to that area.
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Butterflies feed primarily on nectar from flowers. Some also derive nourishment from pollen, tree sap, rotting fruit, dung, decaying flesh, and dissolved minerals in wet sand or dirt.
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It takes about two months for Monarchs to migrate (in a single migration) from the Northern US and Canada to Mexico. Monarchs will then mate in Mexico, lay eggs, and begin a series of 3 migrations north, taking each succeeding generation further north with each migration before doing it all over aga…
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talk to him in the hallways if you go to school together. ask him along on activitys like "me and my friends are getting ice cream after school..wanna come" and just be yourself. try texting him or facebooking him. just enjoy youth and don't start kissing and dating yet. just have friendships that c…
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Tirupati Balaji is a re-incarnation of Lord Vishnu in the Kali Yuga. Sage Bhrugu, who according to Vedas is believed to have an extra eye in the sole of his foot, once visited Vishnu. At that time, Vishnu was in a private meeting with his consort, goddess Lakshmi, and failed to immediately receive …
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The sweat glands are more numerous under the arms, and the moisture produced there does not evaporate as quickly as on skin exposed to the air.
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It's basically the same for all people. They get very nervous and excited at the same time. Also, their heartbeats tend to race faster than they usually do, and they will want to see that certain person more and more each day goes by.
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Seems like a very good question. I'd like to know too. Banks? Certificate of Death? Funeral Arrangements? Insurance? Stocks? Investments? Paying off Debt? Seems like a lot of things to consider. Answer what kind of a question is that?
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The length of time a caterpillar takes to go through metamorphosis depends on the species. Some take as little as two weeks, others take months. Look up the species in a field guide or on Google to find out more about the life cycle of specific species.
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Moths do not eat. They get all of their nutrition during the larval stage. They simply reproduce after that stage ends.
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Eggs! They lays eggs on leafs and stuff like that. I don't know if there has to be a male and a female butterfly involved, but they do lay eggs to reproduce. ask this questiion with more detail and you may get a better answer.
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Answer They use their senses smelling, tasting and touching, but especially their antenas.
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The value of a framed butterfly collection varies with what butterflies are in the collection. The way the butterflies are collected also affects the value of the collection.
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5-6 months :)
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Normally you will find:  Bold, confident girls will... Talk to youIf you are asked by a teacher to go in pairs she will go straight to youFlirt with you tease youwrite on their hand i love {name}etc  Shyer girls will.. Glance at you and when you see them, they will look awayBe kind t…
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The male and female Painted Lady Butterflies are very similar. The only really noticeable differences are the male Painted Ladies have smaller abdomens than females and males are more colorful.
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It really depends on the type of butterfly. Some species live in the larval stage (caterpillar) for longer than their adult winged lifespan. The total lifespan may range from one month to six months. A Monarch Butterfly, spends about two weeks as a larva, two weeks as a pupa, and normally about two…
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The word you're looking for is scattering. As light travels through the air, it is subject to running into anything that's in its path - which is everything. Atoms and molecules in the air, including anything carried in the air like dust or smoke, will scatter light. (The photon is tiny compared to …
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The first stage of the cycle is an egg then the egg hatches and it becomes and caterpillar which technical word is larva then it turns into a chrysalis or a pupa and then turns into a butterfly. The eggs are laid on the underside of milkweed leaves. The butterfly and the larva is found in open meado…
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No, else they would not be pollinators. Lilies are normaly poisionous to humans
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When Jaimito says this to Dede, he is talking about how her sisters contributed to the revolution and rebelled against the government while Dede did not help. But Dede was the sister who lived and therefore is the one to take care of the orphaned children who were left behind after their mothers' de…
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Answer After careful consideration of the possibility of a new breed of insect identified as a bumblefly or a butterbee, the answer is no. "Oh look it's so pretty .....OUCH Son of a $#@$#"
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Answer a butterfly symbolizes a new beginning ___ Also transitoriness ... It depends on the context. Many symbols do not have one single fixed 'meaning'.
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The person wearing the tattoo decides what it means. For some it is their military crest or some special quote.
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the phrase l'chaiyam means "to life". my family says it as a toast before we eat. chaya means living thing or animal as well. chai is composed of two letters of the Hebrew alphabet Het and Yod. 18 is a lucky number in judaism, and in gematria (numerology of the Hebrew language) the chai symbol add…
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lined butterfly fish get eaten by by crab fish.
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Ants use scouts to locate food. When a scouting ant finds promising food, she carries it or a piece of it back to the nest. Some ants leave scent trails that others can follow to the food source.
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new life and the emergence of indepence and growth.
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A compass is an awesome travel symbol. Can be as simple or as elaborate as you like.
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Found one in Yellowknife, NWT, in the flower garden.Just saw my first. Port Perry, ONT.
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The fireflies inhale to light up and they exhale to go out.
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no, they only have one pair if the wings get pulled off they dieactually, that is incorrect. when i was a child there were quite a few times that i saw a butterfly with a broken wing. i would make then a habitat out of a shoe box and remove the lid. i put in wet cotton balls for the butterfly to dri…
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if a butterfly crosses your path, it means good luck. i read that somewhere. if a monarch passes your path, it means financial success because "monarch" is another term for roalty, and the royals are wealthy.
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Since butterflies are important in plant pollination, they are found wherever flowering plants are found. That would be grasslands, forests, or rain forests. Bees carry more pollen but butterflies carry it further.
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Food chains, habitats, and mating cause moths. The insects in question (Lepidoptera order) exist as dual fulfillers of Mother Nature's predator/prey roles in eating agricultural, garden, and household items and getting eaten by bats, bears, birds, and lizards or parasitized by ichneumon wasps. Their…
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to get rid of moths use Pheromone sticky traps ok I found a catalogue company that sells organic, (non-toxic to humans or animals) pheromone traps. The name is Gardens Alive! in their March 2008 catalogue on page 85 under Household Traps. Prices are from $3.45 to 9.95 depending on type of tra…
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The meaning of a butterfly can be different for different people. Some people believe it is a symbol of rebirth while others believe they are angels.
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Carterpillars are large, nutritous and (more importantly) very slow. This makes them ideal food for such animals as Birds, Hedgehogs, various Rodents and even come other Bugs like ants will be pleased to eat a caterpillar. I am told that when hungry a fox or a badger will resort to eating bugs, this…
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The life span of a butterfly is dependent on the breed. They can live only a few days, anything up to a year, depending on the species. The copper butterfly and small blue butterfly are generally thought to have the shortest life span and only live up to a maximum of a few days. The longest life s…
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These answers are listed from most common to least common. That is, the top answer refers to most caterpillars, the bottom answer refers to the fewest species of caterpillars. Most caterpillars are herbivores, and eat only plants (eg: leaves, fruits, etc). The type of plant they eat depends on t…
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frog eats caterpillars
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it doesnt mean anything. all it means is that you saw a unique type of butterfly.
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Yes it's called the hummingbird clear wing moth. I just seen one for the first time today.
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You can use cooked potato to soak up the extra salt, especially in broth/soup/sauce type of bases, whether cream/broth/tomato/water based...
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The best rule of thumb to use about what moths eat is that they will eat anything that dissolves in water. They will also mostly feed on nectar from flowers.
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Beauty or metamorphosis and at other times the transitory nature of happiness. Butterflies are also seen as the symbol of freedom.
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rabbits can get pregnant at round three months but it is not recommended as the doe is still very young and will no be able to look after the rabbit or could die. Breeding a rabbit from 6monthes on-words is better as she will have matured, but if a doe has not given birth before she is around 1 and …
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