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hairstreak butterfly

French translation: porte-queue, thecla

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English term or phrase:hairstreak butterfly
French translation:porte-queue, thecla
Entered by: GILOU
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20:29 Jan 7, 2003
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: hairstreak butterfly
it seems to be part of the theclinae order
Rodriguez
porte-queue, thecla
Explanation:
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Note added at 2003-01-07 20:31:08 (GMT)
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Domaine(s)
  – Insects, Centipedes, Spiders,
and Scorpions
Domaine(s)
  – Insectes, mille-pattes, araignées
et scorpions
 
hairstreak Source CORRECT

Thecla Source LATIN

thecla Source CORRECT, MASC

porte-queue Source
CORRECT, MASC, INVAR

thécline Source VOIR FICHE

Thecla Source LATIN

CONT – Hairstreaks
(subfamily Theclinae...dark
brown or greyish) usually
occur in meadows, along
roadsides, and in other open
areas; they are often found on
flowers. Source

OBS – Lycaenidae, or more
commonly called Gossamer-
winged butterflies, is a family
of butterflies which includes
the following species:
Coppers, blues, harvesters or
hairstreaks. Source

EX – Banded Hairstreak,
Banded Hairstreak, Striped
Hairstreak, Acadian
Hairstreak. Source

DEF – Papillon brun dont la
chenille vit, selon l\'espèce,
sur l\'orme, le chêne ou le
prunellier. (4 espèces, dont
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GILOU
France
Local time: 23:26
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Summary of answers provided
4 +3porte-queue, thecla
GILOU


  

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1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +3
porte-queue, thecla


Explanation:
-

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 2003-01-07 20:31:08 (GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Domaine(s)
  – Insects, Centipedes, Spiders,
and Scorpions
Domaine(s)
  – Insectes, mille-pattes, araignées
et scorpions
 
hairstreak Source CORRECT

Thecla Source LATIN

thecla Source CORRECT, MASC

porte-queue Source
CORRECT, MASC, INVAR

thécline Source VOIR FICHE

Thecla Source LATIN

CONT – Hairstreaks
(subfamily Theclinae...dark
brown or greyish) usually
occur in meadows, along
roadsides, and in other open
areas; they are often found on
flowers. Source

OBS – Lycaenidae, or more
commonly called Gossamer-
winged butterflies, is a family
of butterflies which includes
the following species:
Coppers, blues, harvesters or
hairstreaks. Source

EX – Banded Hairstreak,
Banded Hairstreak, Striped
Hairstreak, Acadian
Hairstreak. Source

DEF – Papillon brun dont la
chenille vit, selon l\'espèce,
sur l\'orme, le chêne ou le
prunellier. (4 espèces, dont


GILOU
France
Local time: 23:26
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 72095
Grading comment
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Louise Dupont
4 hrs

agree  CGagnon: ou THÉCLINE. Voir Termium, tout simplement.
9 hrs

agree  cjohnstone
14 hrs
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