The scientific study of Insecta. If the question is about some other group of arthropod use 'arthropod' tag.
Questions on the biology and identification of members of Insecta.
Insecta is a group of Arthropod with following basic characters :
- body divided into head, thorax and abdomen
- three pairs of thoracic legs.
This group includes arthropods like Butterflies (Lepidopterans), Flies (Dipterans) and Beetles (Coleopterans).
If the question is about -
- Arthropod in general
- Chelicerates, myriapods, or crustaceans.
Use the tag arthropod .
If the question is about arachnids use tag arachnology.
See also species-identification and use other tags to narrow the field of your question.