A little girl experiences butterflies before her performance.
- Nectar feeding insects called Monarchs are an example of butterflies.
- The nervous feeling that a child gets before her first dance recital is an example of butterflies.
See also insects.Lepidoptera an order of insects comprising the butterflies, moths, and skippers, that as adults have four membranous wings more or less covered with scales. —lepidopterous, lepidopteral, adj. lepidopterology a branch of zoology that studies butterflies and moths. —lepidopterist, n.
- plural form of butterfly