lepidopterist lepidopterist

Definition(s):

  • (n) an entomologist who specializes in the collection and study of butterflies and moths

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Usage(s):

  1. For the rest of his life, with the pure, cold, scientific passion of a lepidopterist, he was true to butterflies.
  2. An accomplished stylist, Sir Ivone pins his character to the boards like a lepidopterist.
  3. Nabokov teaches European literature at Cornell, is also a dedicated lepidopterist who has discovered about a dozen new species and subspecies.

News

  • Butterflies star in watershed walk

    The Norwalk River Watershed Association will have a butterfly walk with lepidopterist Victor DeMasi, research affiliate for the Peabody Museum in New Haven, on Saturday, Aug. 10 from 10 to noon (rain date: Sunday, Aug. 11).
    on August 8, 2013     Source: Ridgefield Press

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