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Dru Drury

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Dru Drury (4 February 1724 – 15 January 1804) was a British entomologist. [1]

23 relations: Ascalapha odorata, Battus philenor, Carl Linnaeus, Cethosia, Charaxes, Entomology, Estigmene acrea, Göttingen State and University Library, Goliathus, Hercules beetle, Locust, Longhorn beetle, Mantis, Neuroptera, Odonata, Papilio polyxenes, Phasmatodea, Silversmith, Sir William Jardine, 7th Baronet, Society of Entomologists of London, St Martin-in-the-Fields, Turnham Green, Wood Street, London.

Ascalapha odorata

The erebid moth Ascalapha odorata, commonly known as the black witch moth, is a large bat-shaped, dark-colored nocturnal moth, found from Brazil until the southern United States.

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Battus philenor

Battus philenor, the pipevine swallowtail or blue swallowtail, Retrieved April 19, 2018.

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Carl Linnaeus

Carl Linnaeus (23 May 1707 – 10 January 1778), also known after his ennoblement as Carl von LinnéBlunt (2004), p. 171.

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Cethosia, commonly called the lacewings, is a genus of butterflies of the subfamily Heliconiinae in the family Nymphalidae.

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The rajah and pasha butterflies, also known as emperors in Africa and Australia, (genus Charaxes) make up the huge type genus of the brush-footed butterfly subfamily Charaxinae, or leafwing butterflies.

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Entomology is the scientific study of insects, a branch of zoology.

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Estigmene acrea

Estigmene acrea (salt marsh moth or acrea moth) is a moth in the family Arctiidae.

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Göttingen State and University Library

The Göttingen State and University Library (Niedersächsische Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek Göttingen or SUB Göttingen) is the library for Göttingen University as well as for the Göttingen Academy of Sciences and is the state library for the German State of Lower Saxony.

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The Goliath beetles (named after the biblical giant Goliath) are any of the five species in the genus Goliathus.

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Hercules beetle

The Hercules beetle (Dynastes hercules, Dynastinae) is a species of rhinoceros beetle native to the rainforests of Central America, South America, and the Lesser Antilles, and is the longest extant species of beetle in the world, and is also one of the largest flying insects in the world.

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Locusts are certain species of short-horned grasshoppers in the family Acrididae that have a swarming phase.

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Longhorn beetle

The longhorn beetles (Cerambycidae; also known as long-horned or longhorn beetles or longicorns) are a cosmopolitan family of beetles, typically characterized by extremely long antennae, which are often as long as or longer than the beetle's body.

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Mantises are an order (Mantodea) of insects that contains over 2,400 species in about 430 genera in 15 families.

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The insect order Neuroptera, or net-winged insects, includes the lacewings, mantidflies, antlions, and their relatives.

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Odonata is an order of carnivorous insects, encompassing the dragonflies (Anisoptera) and the damselflies (Zygoptera).

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Papilio polyxenes

Papilio polyxenes, the (eastern) black swallowtail, American swallowtail or parsnip swallowtail, is a butterfly found throughout much of North America.

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The Phasmatodea (also known as Phasmida or Phasmatoptera) are an order of insects, whose members are variously known as stick insects in Europe and Australasia; stick-bugs, walking sticks or bug sticks in the United States and Canada; or as phasmids, ghost insects or leaf insects (generally the family Phylliidae).

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A silversmith is a craftsman who crafts objects from silver.

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Sir William Jardine, 7th Baronet

Sir William Jardine, 7th Baronet of Applegarth FRS FRSE FLS FSA (23 February 1800 – 21 November 1874) was a Scottish naturalist.

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Society of Entomologists of London

The Society of Entomologists of London was one of a series of brief-lived entomological societies based in London.The members met to exhibit, identify and exchange, sell or purchase insects which were sometimes very expensive as were books.

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St Martin-in-the-Fields

St Martin-in-the-Fields is an English Anglican church at the north-east corner of Trafalgar Square in the City of Westminster, London.

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Turnham Green

Turnham Green is a public park situated on Chiswick High Road, Chiswick, London.

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Wood Street, London

Wood Street is a street in the City of London, the historic centre and primary financial district of London.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dru_Drury

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