lepido-

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lepido-

pref.
Scale; flake: lepidopteran.

[Greek, from lepis, lepid-.]

lepido-

or before a vowel

lepid-

combining form
scale or scaly: lepidopterous.
[from Greek lepis scale; see leper]

lepido-

a combining form meaning “scale”: lepidopteran.
[< Greek, comb. form representing lepís, s. lepid- scale. compare leper]
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Date Ephemer- Cole- Lepid- Site Type (Aug 94) Diptera optera optera optera Arcola Creek U 15 29 1 17 U 19 213 40 98 W 15 15 Geneva State U 15 42 22 Park U 19 42 2 32 17 Gott Fen W 12 228 14 15 62 W 13 771 5 51 110 W 14 7 6 2 6 Morgan Swamp U 15 14 1 18 U 19 61 28 30 W 15 22 9 Old Woman W 16 750 16 7 23 Creek W 17 441 37 61 51 W 16 7,211 122 6 26 W 18 320 4 41 10 W 16 566 223 6 17 W 17 269 98 4 30 W 18 85 32 3 U 16 302 6 42 U 17 632 15 33 85 U 18 118 1 3 7 Rittman U 12 65 49 105 U 14 80 2 89 W 13 578 27 27 Rosemont CC U 12 434 838 172 U 13 126 151 11 U 14 7 2 4 26 W 12 206 41 86 19 W 13 331 1 100 19 W 14 12 24 3 Winous Point W 18 15,510 225 25 22 W 16 3,777 5,095 40 48 W 17 721 7,062 141 37 W 18 13,591 9,215 36 19 Total 47,576 22,240 1,834 1,561 Prop.