Butterflies and beetles

Butterfly

Butterfly

Butterflies (Lepidoptera) and beetles (Coleoptera) are the animal orders which are richest in species. 140,000 different kinds of butterflies and 350,000 kinds of beetles are known, and a huge number of new species from the tropical rain forests are waiting to be discovered and described. Despite there being so man are no known blood-sucking butterflies or beetles. The skin symptoms, one can get from these animals is partly caused by defense mechanisms against their natural enemies.