lepidopterology

noun
lep·​i·​dop·​ter·​ol·​o·​gy | \ˌle-pə-ˌdäp-tə-ˈrä-lə-jē \

Definition of lepidopterology 

: a branch of entomology concerned with lepidopterans

Other Words from lepidopterology

lepidopterological \ˌle-​pə-​ˌdäp-​tə-​rə-​ˈlä-​ji-​kəl \ adjective
lepidopterologist \ˌle-​pə-​ˌdäp-​tə-​ˈrä-​lə-​jist \ noun

First Known Use of lepidopterology

1898, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of lepidopterology was in 1898

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