What is the Study of Insects Called?

What is the name for the study of insects?

The scientific term for the study of insects is Entomology.

The science in it’s modern form began during the 17th  century following the introduction of microscopy. This allowed study and description of the insects anatomy’s in much greater detail.

These days most of the work done in entomology relates to learning how to better control the types of insects which are seen as pests.

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