Buginfo: State Insects


Subject:
Insects & Arachnids , Ready Reference & Quick Facts , General Resources , Symbols

Description:
Quick list of the state insects for the "41 states in the United States [that] have officially designated State Insects." It also notes that "California was the first state of the United States to select a state insect. The Dogface Butterfly, Zerene eurydice, was officially adopted as the state insect of California in 1929." From the Smithsonian Institution.

Publisher:
Smithsonian Institution

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.si.edu/Encyclopedia_SI/nmnh/buginfo/statebugs.htm


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