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Eight Orders of Insects

Bill Howell narrates a video presentation that was created for his insect lecture at the San Diego Natural History Museum. Pay close attention to the ending of the order names. PTERA suffix means wing and each order has different shaped wings. This is a good way to learn to identify insects!

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